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Table 3 Cephalometric measurements in Scheuermann's disease and scoliosis group.

From: Craniofacial features of children with spinal deformities

Direction of the measurement Parameters Scheuermann's disease group Scoliosis group
   Mean SD Min. Max. Mean SD Min. Max.
Sagittal Maxillary depth (MD)
Norm:90.0 ± 3°
91.31 3.87 80.80 100.90 91.83 3.15 85.80 97.70
  Ramus position (RP)
Norm:76.0 ± 3°
73.80 4.98 59.00 82.30 74.84 2.91 68.00 82.90
Vertical Facial axis (FA)
Norm:90.0 ± 3°
86.31 3.62 78.20 91.80 86.50 4.92 78.40 100.20
  Lower facial height (LFH)
Norm:47.0 ± 4°
39.50 4.17 30.50 50.10 39.35 5.22 27.70 50.30
  Mandibular plane angle (MP)
Norm:27.2 ± 4.5°
22.97 5.80 14.30 33.40 21.01 5.62 10.10 30.80