Average craniofacial development from 6 to 35 years of age in a mixed group of patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.

@article{Fjeld2009AverageCD,
  title={Average craniofacial development from 6 to 35 years of age in a mixed group of patients with juvenile idiopathic arthritis.},
  author={Morten G Fjeld and Linda Zamoline Arvidsson and Anne E Stabrun and Kari Birkeland and Tore Arne Larheim and Bj\orn \Ogaard},
  journal={Acta odontologica Scandinavica},
  year={2009},
  volume={67 3},
  pages={153-60}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate long term the average changes in craniofacial morphology in a group of Norwegian juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) patients with mixed diagnosis from 6 to 35 years of age. A matched group of healthy individuals was included as controls. MATERIAL AND METHODS Craniofacial development in 38 females and 16 males with JIA was followed on lateral cephalograms from childhood for 23-31 years. The patients were compared with the healthy individuals at the ages of 6, 9, 12… CONTINUE READING