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Table 4 Comparison of mean bone resorption rate of the intramembranous bone and endochondral bone at 6 months after surgery

From: Use of mandibular chin bone for alveolar bone grafting in cleft patients

Type of graft bone Mean resorption rate at 6 months after surgery (%) p value
Intramembranous bone (n = 12) 20.71 ± 13.82 NS
Endochondral bone (n = 18) 13.23 ± 9.05
  1. NS not significant (p < 0.05)