trichion


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trich·i·on

(trik'ē-on),
A cephalometric point at the midpoint of the hairline at the top of the forehead.
[G. thrix, hair]

trichion

(trĭk′ē-ŏn) [Gr.]
The anthropometric point at which the midsagittal plane of the head intersects the hairline.
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In the case of tapering faces, it is more accurate to use the glabella to trichion distance as a guide.
g = glabella, gn = gnathion, n = nasion, sn = subnasale, tr = trichion.
05), al comparar los dos grupos etareos, en los puntos trichion, glabela, A de Downs, pogonion, infraorbitario, zygion, gonion, supraglabela, nasion, B de Downs, gnathion, supraorbirario y exocanthion.
05), al comparar cadaveres masculinos y femeninos, en los puntos nasion, trichion, supraglabela, A de Downs, B de Downs, gnathion, Zygion y gonion.