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Table 3 Sex differences in face size

From: Influence of orthodontic appliance-derived artifacts on 3-T MRI movies

  Male (N = 9) Female (N = 7) Significance
Nasion to Sella (mm) 67.6 ± 5.6 63.0 ± 2.9 p < 0.01
Nasion to Basion (mm) 102.9 ± 4.4 89.1 ± 10.9 NS
Face heighta (mm) 126.3 ± 10.3 114.9 ± 3.0 p < 0.001
Palate lengthb (mm) 38.9 ± 6.3 34.7 ± 5.2 NS
PNS to Basion (mm) 55.4 ± 5.7 53.9 ± 5.6 NS
  1. Mean ± standard deviation
  2. NS not significant
  3. aNasion to Menton
  4. bANS to PNS