Tooth size in children with cleft lip and palate.


The mesiodistal and buccolingual dimensions of primary and permanent teeth were measured in 246 children with either isolated cleft palate or complete unilateral cleft lip and palate. The primary teeth of males with clefts were reduced in their buccolingual dimension compared to the control, while in females there were reductions in the mesio-distal… (More)


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@article{Peterka1983ToothSI, title={Tooth size in children with cleft lip and palate.}, author={M. Peterka and Ziva M{\"u}llerov{\'a}}, journal={The Cleft palate journal}, year={1983}, volume={20 4}, pages={307-13} }