I am concerned because my son's head growth dropped 20% from 58% to 38% at his 1 year check up. He has a metopic ridge, but all the Pediatricians that he has seen feel it is minimal and no reason for concern at this time. The Pediatrician consulted a specialist and both agreed to wait 1 month and remeasure his head. After doing research, I am concerned about microcephaly. Has anyone else experience this before (decrease in head growth), and, if so, what was the outcome? I am praying he is fine! I'm very worried, but I am hopeful that he is OK.
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