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Table 1 Material properties and elements used in the present study

From: Stress and displacement pattern evaluation using two different palatal expanders in unilateral cleft lip and palate: a three-dimensional finite element analysis

S. no Structures Elements and nodes Young’s modulus (MPa) Poisson’s ratio
1 Cortical bone Tetrahedral 13,700 0.30
2 Cancellous bone Tetrahedral 7900 0.30
3 Sutures Tetrahedral 10 0.49
4 Teeth Tetrahedral 20,000 0.30