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Table 2 Relationship between exclusive bottlefeeding and malocclusion

From: Exploring the association between feeding habits, non-nutritive sucking habits, and malocclusions in the deciduous dentition

  Exclusive bottlefeeding
Yes No    
N % N % OR CI 95 % p value
Transversal relationship Malocclusion in transversal relationship 1 7.7 2 5.3 1.50 0.12–18.05 1.00
Normal 12 92.3 36 94.7    
Total 13 100.0 38 100.0    
Midline deviation Malocclusion in midline 1 8.3 4 10.5 0.77 0.08–7.66 1.00
Normal 11 91.7 34 89.5    
Total 12 100.0 38 100.0    
Vertical relationship Malocclusion in vertical relationship 1 7.7 8 21.1 0.31 0.04–2.78 0.42
Normal 12 92.3 30 78.9    
Total 13 100.0 38 100.0    
Sagittal relationship Malocclusion in sagittal relationship 3 30.0 9 25.7 1.24 0.26–5.84 1.00
Normal 7 70.0 26 74.3    
Total 10 100.0 35 100.0    
Presence of malocclusion Any type of malocclusion 4 44.4 13 37.1 1.35 0.31–5.96 0.716
Normal 5 55.6 22 62.9    
Total 9 100.0 35 100.0