What is the name of the soft spots on a babies head?
Fontanelles. These allow for the bony plates of the baby's skull to 'flex' during birth
What are the soft spots on a babies head called?
Why do babies have soft spots on their heads?
The soft spots on a baby's head are called fontanelles. These are areas where the bone of the skull has yet to grow.FontanellesThe bones of the vault of the skull are membrane bones. These ossify i...
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Why do babies have a soft spot on their head?
Its because the brain has to formand the plate grows there later on.
How long does a soft spot stay on a babies head?