facial profile


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fa·cial pro·file

1. the outline form of the face from a lateral view;
2. the sagittal outline form of the face.

fa·cial pro·file

(fāshăl prōfīl)
1. Outline form of face from a lateral view.
2. Sagittal outline form of face.
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The aims of this retrospective study were to assess the possible changes in soft tissue facial profile caused by bone-borne SARME and RME using cast hyrax expander, and to determine whether there exists a correlation between the soft tissue alterations and the underlying hard tissue changes.
The purposes of this study was to evaluate the soft tissue facial profiles among the different vertical patterns using the Holdaway analysis and the soft tissue thickness measurements, compare all values with the Holdaway soft-tissue norms of Anatolian Turkish adults and to determine any sexual differences between the soft tissue facial profile of men and women in each vertical group.
SN Classes Description 1 Class Ia and its variation SHH = SFH SHH > SFH SHH < SFH 2 Class IIb and its variation FH II = UFH = LFH UFH < LFH FH II > LFH FH II < LFH FH II > LFH 3 Class IIIc and its variation HC = FHI = SUFH I = LFH HC < FH I HC < SUFH I HC < LFH HC > FH I FH I > SUFH FH I < LFH SUFH < LFH 4 Class Vd and its variation IOD = NW IOD > NW IOD < NW 5 Class VIe and its variation IOD = OL IOD > OL IOL < OL 6 Class VIIf and its variation MW = 1.5 (NW) MW > 1.5 (NW) MW < 1.5 (NW) 7 Class VIIIg and its variation NW = 0.25 (UFW) NW > 0.25 (UFW) NW < 0.25 (UFW) The superscripts a, b, and c indicate two-, three-, and four-section facial profile canon, respectively.
Mr Rose said that after the assault, she was taken to hospital by ambulance and had a "flat facial profile".
George Frater, who struck a woman in a pub " Mr Rose said that, after the assault, she was taken to hospital by ambulance and had a "flat facial profile".
Visitors can create a facial profile using the latest police technology and add decoration; Saturday, July 23 Opening of Bradford's National Media Museum's summer family experience, In Your Face.
Although the amount and direction of growth of soft- tissues components of the face cannot be totally controlled through orthodontic treatment, treatment decisions may have an impact on the overall facial profile," he said.
Staff at | |Face Lab working on building up a facial profile, above, from a skull |Face Lab working on building up a facial profile, above, a skull
These defects pose a great loss to functional effeciency phonetics as well as facial profile of the affected subjects.
Longterm dentoskeletal effects and facial profile changes induced by bionator therapy.
The type of facial profile (concave, straight, mildly convex, or severely convex), facial symmetry (yes or no), and passive lip sealing (yes or no) were evaluated.