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Table 3 Description of difference between the measurements of distances in paired craniofacial structures.

From: Three-dimensional computed tomography evaluation of craniofacial characteristics according to lateral deviation of chin

  DefinitionDescription
dML(R-L)dMLR–dMLL(R-L) refers to the difference between the measurements of distances in paired craniofacial structures (right–left)
dMBL(R-L)dMBLR–dMBLL
dRH(R-L)dRHR–dRHL
dGfx(R-L)dGfxR–dGfxLx(R-L) refers to the difference between the measurements of distances in paired craniofacial structures from MSP, and (+) indicates that the right craniofacial structure is more lateral than the left craniofacial structure from MSP
dZyx(R-L)dZyxR–dZyxL
dOrx(R-L)dOrxR–dOrxL
dGfy(R-L)dGfyR–dGfyLy(R-L) refers to the difference between the measurements of distances in paired craniofacial structures from CoP, and (+) indicates that the right craniofacial structure is more anterior than left craniofacial structure form CoP
dZyy(R-L)dZyyR–dZyyL
dOry(R-L)dOryR–dOryL
dGfz(R-L)dGfzR–dGfzLz(R-L) refers to the difference between the measurements of distances in paired craniofacial structures from AxP, and (+) indicates that the right craniofacial structure is more superior to the left craniofacial structure
dZyz(R-L)dZyzR–dZyzL
dOrz(R-L)dOrzR–dOrzL
  1. *Abbreviations: (R-L), difference between measurements of distances in paired craniofacial structures (right–left); dML refers to mandibular length; dMBL refers to mandibular body length; dRH refers to ramal height; dGfx, distance from glenoid fossa to midsagittal plane; dZyx, distance from zygonion to midsagittal plane; dOrx, distance from orbitale to midsagittal plane; dGfy, distance from glenoid fossa to coronal plane; dZyy, distance from zygonion to coronal plane; dOry, distance from orbitale to coronal plane; dGfz, distance from glenoid fossa to axial plane; dZyz, distance from zygonion to axial plane; dOrz, distance from orbitale to axial plane