Mandibular asymmetry in cleft lip and palate patients


Kurt G. , Bayram M., Uysal T., Ozer M.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS, cilt.32, ss.19-23, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1093/ejo/cjp063
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.19-23

Özet

None of the investigated groups showed statistically significant gender differences for posterior vertical height measurements (P > 0.05). Asymmetry indices were similar, with no statistically significant differences found in any of the groups. However, gonial angle showed statistically significant differences (P < 0.05) in the UCLP group and condylar height (CH) in the BCLP patients (P < 0.001). Except for CH measurement in the BCLP group, CLP patients have symmetrical mandibles when compared with a normal occlusion sample.