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Table 2 Airway volumes and cross-sectional area in CLP patients and non-cleft controls

From: Three-dimensional assessment of airway volumes in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate

Variables Nasopharyngeal airway volume (mm3) Oropharyngeal airway volume (mm3) Total airway volume (mm3) Posterior airway length (mm) MinAx (mm2)
Control group (n = 30) 5820.4 ± 2483.7 16,103.7 ± 6757 21,924.1 ± 8210.9 13.3 ± 2.8 250.8 ± 97.2
CLP group (n = 30) 4078 ± 2885.5 11,165.1 ± 5553 15,242.1 ± 7409.1 5.44 ± 2.7 123.5 ± 59.6
P value P = 0.4 P < 0.002 P < 0.002 P < 0.000 P < 0.000