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Sloping Forehead (Overview)

Sloping forehead is a physiognomic characteristic that criminal anthropology once characterized as being consistent with being an offender, This has been disproven. It is simply and increased angle of forehead slant.


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Has my sloping forehead affected my memory development?

Has my sloping forehead affected my memory development?

Head shape: Unless you experienced head trauma and brain injury resulting in your sloping forehead, the answer is no. Studies have not shown a link between the shape or size of the head and intelligence. ...Read more

Sloping Forehead (Overview)

Sloping forehead is a physiognomic characteristic that criminal anthropology once characterized as being consistent with being an offender, This has been disproven. It is simply and increased angle of forehead slant.


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I have a red dot under my skin. How can I get rid off it? It's in the middle of my forehead. Please help I'm begging. : (

I have a red dot under my skin. How can I get rid off it? It's in the middle of my forehead. Please help I'm begging. : (

Blood: This needs to be evaluated and treated by dermatologsot who probably lightly burn it with elctrosurgery. It will resolve in a few days with no a very slight mark. ...Read more

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Has my sloping forehead affected my memory development?

Head shape: Unless you experienced head trauma and brain injury resulting in your sloping forehead, the answer is no. Studies have not shown a link between the shape or size of the head and intelligence. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Sloping forehead?

Sloping forehead: Sloping forehead is a physiognomic characteristic
that criminal anthropology once characterized as being consistent with being an offender, This has been disproven. It is simply and increased angle of forehead slant. ...Read more

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I am a girl with a sloping forehead, is that normal?

I am a girl with a sloping forehead, is that normal?

Yes: You are alive, functioning and able to ask an intelligent question so the shape of your cranium does not affect your brain. Everyone has different shaped heads and foreheads. Some high, some low, some sloping, some bulging. They are all normal. ...Read more

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I have a sloping forehead almost with an angle of 50-60 degrees, so can my forehead appear straight by surgery?

Yes: This would be a very extensive surgery, it would involve the scalp and bones in the area. Recovery long. ...Read more

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Has my nephew's sloping forehead affected brain development?

Has my nephew's sloping forehead affected brain development?

Not likely: Most minor skull abnormaltiies have nothing to do with the brain underneath. Sometimes, an abnormal brain will cause the skull to develop abnormally. Also, some blood disorders cause abnormal growth of the forehead; if this were your nephew's case, sometimes the blood disorder can cause abnormal brain development. Ask his pediatrician to be sure. ...Read more

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Why is my childs forehead so sloped?

Genetic: If the child is developing normally, then it is likely inherited. You need to have a look at the relatives on both sides of the family and you will likely see others with similar heads. ...Read more

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Are sloping foreheads abnormal?

No: There is absolutely nothing about a sloping forehead that is abnormal. ...Read more

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On monday I went sledding. When I went down I had went over a 2 ft. Slope and hit my head hard on the ground. I've been having headaches since then.

On monday I went sledding. When I went down I had went over a 2 ft. Slope and hit my head hard on the ground. I've been having headaches since then.

Concussion: You may have a mild concussion, this is common after head trauma, if you start to experience any severe headache, nausea/vomiting, lethargy or other new symptoms you should get evaluated right away. Usually headache may last for a week or even longer. You can take over the counter Ibuprofen or acetaminophen. Avoid watching to much television, video games, puzzles etc. To give your brain a rest. ...Read more

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What to do if I have numbness in face after hitting head hard off of sloped ceiling. Possible head injury?

What to do if I have numbness in face after hitting head hard off of sloped ceiling. Possible head injury?

Possibly???: More like contuse Facial Nerve. If there are no other symptoms (ie. Drooping lips, double vision or speech problems) will probably resolve 3-4 wks. If there are other symptoms or get worse see PMD immediately ...Read more

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My brother is having chronic hairfall problem beginning from forehead to the upper head he's just 27.What'd he do to regain his hair?

My brother is having chronic hairfall problem beginning from forehead to the upper head he's just 27.What'd he do to regain his hair?

Implant: Assuming he is having normal male hair pattern loss, there are medications he can take to prevent future hair loss. However, the only way to get back hair is to implant it from areas that have abundant hair (from the sides to the top or front). There are doctor's who specialize in just this procedure. He should see such a specialist for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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Enormous knot on forehead, what is this?

Knot: Bruise? Lipoma? Etc? This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What causes facial spasms in the forehead?

What causes facial spasms in the forehead?

Spasms: Facial nerve irritability. Decrease caffeine intake, reduce stress, get rest, massage forehead and temporal muscles ...Read more

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Centre of my forehead is paining what could it be?

Centre of my forehead is paining what could it be?

Many possibilities: With such limited information, you could have a headache, pain from an injury, sinus pressure, or a central neurologic issue. See primary care doctor to sort this out and refer to specialist after. ...Read more

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High forehead fixable?

High forehead fixable?

Perhaps surgery: If you mean a high hairline then there are facial plastic surgery procedures which can lower the hairline some. See an experience surgeon for advice. ...Read more

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High forehead on males?

No: No. Unrelated physicial features. Everyone is different. Be well... ...Read more

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What causes numbness of forehead?

Sens. Nerv pathology: The skin is supplied by supra orbital and supra trochlear nerves. An injury to the nerves in forehead or some pathology in the orbit on that side can explain this numbness. See a neurologist. ...Read more

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What causes dry skin on forehead?

What causes dry skin on forehead?

Seborrhea: There are many causes, but the most common is seborrhea (or seborrheic dermatitis), especially if your scalp is also dry and/or itchy. A good anti-seborrheic shampoo like selsun blue, plus otc Hydrocortisone cream, should control it. If not, something else is going on and you should see a dermatologist for an in-person exam. ...Read more

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Can you get herpes on your forehead?

Yes: Herpes is a viral infection that can follow the nerves of the face (and lots of other nerves for that matter). The upper branch of the fifth cranial nerve (v1) innervates that area and the nerve can affect that particular area. Herpes infection in this area is called herpes zoster ophthalmicus. It will look like blisters. Can treat with antiviral. Need to have aggressive treatment if affects eye. ...Read more

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Are migraines sharp pains in forehead?

Are migraines sharp pains in forehead?

Partially: Sharp pains in the forehead can be a component of migraines, but the actual diagnosis of migraines would depend on many other things such as side, related symptoms, response to medications, associated time, other issues. However, sharp pains in your forehead could certainly be part of your presentation of migraines. I hope this helps! ...Read more

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How can I remove dark spot on forehead?

How can I remove dark spot on forehead?

Depends: If it is simply sun-damage, some topical treatments or some laser treatments may a good option. However, if the lesion is concerning for melanoma, it needs to be biopsied. Melanomas are screened by the abcd's: a-asymmetry; b-irregular borders; c-different colors; d-diameber >6mm (size of pencil eraser). If you notice a mole with these characteristics, get it checked out asap. ...Read more

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How to stop Psoriasis on your forehead?

See derm: This usually requires a Rx for treatment. It is however unusual to have psoriasis at the forehead only and thus a dermatology consult is recommended. ...Read more

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Why does my baby have a broad forehead?

Why does my baby have a broad forehead?

Because he should: Babies have broad, prominent heads, small noses, and large eyes. In a psychology text I read once, it was termed the "cuteness factor.". ...Read more