anterior facial height

an·te·ri·or fa·cial height (AFH),

in cephalometrics, the linear measurement from the nasion to the menton.

an·te·ri·or fa·cial height

(AFH) (an-tērē-ŏr fāshăl hīt)
In cephalometrics, linear measurement from nasion to menton.
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Statistical analysis of the cephalometric measurements in the otitis media group and the control group revealed significant differences in the angle between the anterior skull base and medial skull base, upper facial height, and anterior facial height.
Comparisons of facial measurements between the otitis media group and the controls revealed statistically significant differences in the angle between the anterior skull base and medial skull base, upper facial height, and anterior facial height.
Upper facial height and anterior facial height were significantly shorter in the otitis media group compared with the controls.

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