dolichocephalic


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dolichocephalic

 [dol″ĭ-ko-sĕ-fal´ik]
having a narrow, long head.

dol·i·cho·ce·phal·ic

, dolichocephalous (dol'i-kō-sĕ-fal'ik, -sef'ă-lŭs),
Having a disproportionately long head; denoting a cranium with a cephalic index less than 75.
Synonym(s): dolichocranial
[dolicho- + G. kephalē, head]

dolichocephalic

/dol·i·cho·ce·phal·ic/ (dol″ĭ-ko-sĕ-fal´ik) long headed; having a cephalic index of 75.9 or less.

dolichocephalic

(dŏl′ĭ-kō-sə-făl′ĭk) also

dolichocephalous

(-sĕf′ə-ləs)
adj.
Having a relatively long head with a cephalic index below 76.

dol′i·cho·ceph′a·lism (-sĕf′ə-lĭz′əm), dol′i·cho·ceph′a·ly (-sĕf′ə-lē) n.

dol·i·cho·ce·phal·ic,

dolichocephalous (dol'i-kō-sĕ-fal'ik, -sef'ă-lŭs)
Having a disproportionately long head; denoting a cranium with a cephalic index less than 75.
[dolicho- + G. kephalē, head]

dolichocephalic

Having a skull longer than it is broad.

dolichocephalic

(of humans) having a long head. See CEPHALIC INDEX.

dol·i·cho·ce·phal·ic

, dolichocephalous (dol'i-kō-sĕ-fal'ik, -sef'ă-lŭs)
Having a disproportionately long head.
[dolicho- + G. kephalē, head]

dolichocephalic (dol´ikōsəfal´ik),

adj pertaining to a long and narrow head (with a cephalic index below 75).

dolichocephalic

having a narrow, long head. Characteristic of some dog breeds, e.g. Collie, Borzoi, Greyhound.
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32 mm, respectively), whereas in brachi- and dolichocephalic females it was in cell Mm (10.
According statistical comparing of the thickness at each level, considering sex and cephalic index, we found that at the superior level the thickest areas were superior-middle (Sm) and superior-posterior (Sp) for dolichocephalic male (6.
Patients evaluating Cormack-Lehane had a class IV for brachycephalic, indicative of difficult intubation, dolichocephalic and mesocephalic class II, mild difficulty of intubation (Table 3); significant statistical difference when comparing, brachycephalic and each group was found (p=0.
In assessing Patil-Aldreti, brachycephalic showed a class III, indicating difficult moderate intubation while dolichocephalic and mesocephalic exhibit class II slight difficulty of intubation, statistically significant difference (p=0.
When comparing between dolichocephalic and mesocephalic, significant differences were observed in the lower lip to E-line (P<0.
We agree with the authors, as our studies showed differences in most of the data obtained; the facial growth and their characteristics directly influence on the proportions of the head, as seen in the results showed between brachycephalic and dolichocephalic, as well as mesocephalic and dolichocephalic, in measures of the interincisal angle, lower lip to E-line (p<0.
According to Haberlandt & Lebzelter 5% of the Albanians are characterized with dolichocephalic type of the head, whereas according to Pittard 9%.
Of the skull samples analyzed, the most frequent type found was mesocephalic (N = 25), followed by dolichocephalic (N = 21), then by brachycephalic (N = 18), hyperbrachycephalic (N = 5), and hyperdolichocephalic (N = 2).
5 % mesocephalic and 9% dolichocephalic (Abolhasanzadeh & Farahani).
Cephalic phenotype Cephalic index (CI) Dolichocephalic [less than or equal to]70-74.