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Table 3 Relationship between orthodontic anomalies and atopy

From: Habitual snoring and atopic state: correlations with respiratory function and teeth occlusion

  Reduced transversal palatal diameter N (%) Skeletal class II Cross-byte Atipic swallowing
   N (%) N (%) N (%)
Atopic SDB subjects 39/60 (65%) 24/60 (40%) 21/60 (35%) 54/60 ( 90%)
Non atopic SDB subjects 44/50 (88%) 24/50 (48%) 15/50 (30%) 47/50 (94%)
p P<0.05 (*) n.s. n.s. n.s.
  1. Ns: not significant.