Masseter muscle thickness and maxillary dental arch width.

@article{Kiliaridis2003MasseterMT,
  title={Masseter muscle thickness and maxillary dental arch width.},
  author={Stavros Kiliaridis and Ioanna Georgiakaki and Christos Katsaros},
  journal={European journal of orthodontics},
  year={2003},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={
          259-63
        }
}
The purpose of the present investigation was to study the relationship between the ultrasonographic thickness of the masseter muscle and the width of the maxillary dental arch. The sample comprised 60 consecutive orthodontic patients (37 females, 23 males), 7-18 years of age with a Class I relationship and minor malocclusion. The thickness of the masseter muscle was measured ultrasonographically. Recordings were performed bilaterally with the muscles both in relaxation and under contraction… CONTINUE READING

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