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How long does it take for a babies skull fracture to heal?

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Dr. Atif Haque
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Skull fracture

Most skull fractures will heal on the order of weeks to months.
Rarely, babies can get "growing skull fractures, " which involves widening of the fracture line, and requires surgical treatment.

In brief: Skull fracture

Most skull fractures will heal on the order of weeks to months.
Rarely, babies can get "growing skull fractures, " which involves widening of the fracture line, and requires surgical treatment.
Dr. Atif Haque
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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery

In brief: Skull fractures

A skull fracture in an infant are usually well healed by three months assuming there are no other underlying medical problems.

In brief: Skull fractures

A skull fracture in an infant are usually well healed by three months assuming there are no other underlying medical problems.
Dr. James Goodrich
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