height, ramus

height, ramus,

n the measurement of the expanse of a ramus. It is used to calculate the correct age of infants and toddlers with undetermined age statistics.
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Two linear measurements, mandibular ramus height, ramus width and one angular measurement, mandibular gonial (Go) angle were analysed.
Key Words: Mandibular asymmetry, mixed dentition, ramus height, ramus width, gonial angle.