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A new look at mandibular growth--a preliminary report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1582463     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Cephalometric radiographs of 42 growth study subjects (21 males, 21 females) were the basis of an investigation into the longitudinal growth of the mandible from 5 to 20 years using a digitizer program capable of generating curved outlines through groups of four points. In this presentation mean plots for all subjects at 5, 10, 15, and 20 years of age, variously superimposed, confirmed the previous theories of Björk and Skieller (1983) with regard to mandibular rotation and provide a visual representation of the processes of mandibular growth.
Authors:
S Miller; W J Kerr
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of orthodontics     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0141-5387     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Orthod     Publication Date:  1992 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-06-12     Completed Date:  1992-06-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909010     Medline TA:  Eur J Orthod     Country:  SCOTLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  95-8     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
Affiliation:
Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, University of Glasgow, Scotland, U.K.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Cephalometry
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Humans
Longitudinal Studies
Male
Mandible / anatomy & histology,  growth & development*,  radiography
Maxilla / anatomy & histology
Puberty / physiology
Radiographic Image Enhancement
Rotation
Skull / anatomy & histology

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