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Table 2 Distribution of severe suture restriction of the temporal bone and cranial base characteristics

From: Suture restriction of the temporal bone as a risk factor for acute otitis media in children: cohort study

Children (n = 64) Frequency Percentage
Severe suture restriction of the temporal bone 23 35.9
Asymmetry of occipital condylar parts (total) 30 46.9
Sphenobasilar synchondrosis perturbation 36 56.3
Ears (n = 128)   
Severe suture restriction of the temporal bone 29 22.7
Internal rotation of temporal bone 8 6.3
External rotation of temporal bone 18 14.1