Serial observation of asymmetry in the growing face.

  title={Serial observation of asymmetry in the growing face.},
  author={P H Burke},
  journal={British journal of orthodontics},
  volume={19 4},
  • P H Burke
  • Published 1992 in British journal of orthodontics
Three children suffering from facial asymmetry were observed annually using facial stereophotogrammetry before, during, and after their general skeletal adolescent growth spurt. Stereophotogrammetry allows accurate three-dimensional measurements between identifiable facial landmarks. Five pairs of bilateral parameters connecting external canthi and angles of the mouth to alae and tip of nose, and to each other, allowed a positive sign (right-side larger) or a negative (left-side larger… CONTINUE READING