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What is fontanelle in a baby?

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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
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In brief: The soft spot

The fontenelle is the soft spot on the front of the babies head.
There is another in the back of the head at birth but this one closes sooner then the front one.

In brief: The soft spot

The fontenelle is the soft spot on the front of the babies head.
There is another in the back of the head at birth but this one closes sooner then the front one.
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