jay pershad wrote:
> Had another one of these! Probably the fourth or fifth of my brief career. A
> febrile infant (8 month old) with a bulging fontanelle (noted by the parent
> & confirmed by examining the baby sitting up with the baby not crying);
> somewhat fussy but not "irritable". CSF was "stone cold" normal. The patient
> looked well post tap.
> I have chosen to call it the "Benign Bulging Anterior Fontanelle" syndrome.
> Have folks seen this? What is the mechanism?
> Jay Pershad, MD
I too would be interested in hearing others experience with this. I have seen one case which was
followed by a very impressive viral exanthem of which I have some photos somewhere to go with the
case report I intended to write. Frank Martin M.D.
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