International Journal of Dentistry / 2020 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Palatal Soft Tissue Thickness on Maxillary Posterior Teeth and Its Relation to Palatal Vault Angle Measured by Cone-Beam Computed Tomography

Table 3

Mean and standard deviation of palatal soft tissues measured at 5 different distances from CEJ.

GroupMeasuring point
3 mm6 mm7 mm8 mm9 mm

First premolarS3.19 ± 0.663.99 ± 0.794.22 ± 0.914.61 ± 1.084.62 ± 1.23
M3.09 ± 0.953.89 ± 0.704.03 ± 0.824.17 ± 0.824.41 ± 0.90
D2.71 ± 0.503.47 ± 0.363.61 ± 0.353.92 ± 0.564.13 ± 0.66

Second premolarS3.20 ± 0.654.48 ± 0.695.43 ± 2.265.18 ± 1.005.70 ± 1.65
M3.00 ± 0.784.19 ± 1.234.63 ± 0.964.74 ± 0.904.89 ± 0.97
D2.85 ± 0.483.83 ± 0.594.17 ± 0.584.48 ± 0.574.67 ± 0.56

First molarS2.21 ± 0.612.69 ± 0.483.03 ± 0.723.67 ± 1.003.67 ± 1.01
M2.20 ± 0.762.52 ± 0.852.79 ± 0.773.34 ± 0.983.34 ± 0.98
D2.33 ± 0.622.28 ± 0.702.41 ± 0.823.11 ± 0.723.12 ± 0.72

Second molarS2.45 ± 0.903.56 ± 1.714.18 ± 1.965.05 ± 1.895.68 ± 2.58
M2.66 ± 1.193.11 ± 1.573.64 ± 1.774.31 ± 1.945.07 ± 2.15
D2.78 ± 1.073.06 ± 1.043.34 ± 1.364.02 ± 1.524.85 ± 1.95

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