Prenatal skeletal maturation of the human maxilla.

  title={Prenatal skeletal maturation of the human maxilla.},
  author={Inger M Kjaer},
  journal={Journal of craniofacial genetics and developmental biology},
  volume={9 3},
  • Inger M Kjaer
  • Published 1989 in
    Journal of craniofacial genetics and…
Previous investigations on the prenatal development of the human maxilla have focused mainly on the elevation and fusion of the soft tissue palatal shelves. The bony development has received only sporadic attention. The aim of the present investigation was to analyze and set up bony developmental stages in the human maxilla, as knowledge of normal skeletal developmental course, which has never been elucidated, is the prerequisite to understanding the abnormal course of development. The present… CONTINUE READING

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