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Table 1 Number of individuals in every age group for boys and girls with MOC values (mm): mean, 10th and 90th percentile

From: Maximal mouth opening capacity: percentiles for healthy children 4–17 years of age

Age 2y 3y 4y 5y 6y 7y 8y 9y 10y 11y 12y 13y 14y 15y 16y 17y 18y Total
n: male 1 2 166 1249 1146 1159 687 889 967 895 894 848 852 685 198 19 2 10659
mean MOC (mm) - - 40.1 40.7 42.2 43.6 44.4 45.5 46.1 47.3 48.5 49.2 51.2 51.6 52.0 51.2 - 45
10th Percentile    35 35 36 37 38 39 40 40 41 42 43 43 43 42 - 25-70
90th Percentile    46 46 48 50 51 52 53 55 56 57 60 60 61 60   
n: female 0 2 200 1285 1024 1130 610 810 915 901 811 784 800 648 127 12 1 10060
mean MOC (mm) - - 40.4 40.7 41.8 43.2 44.0 45.3 46.2 47.6 48.1 48.9 48.8 49.4 49.0 47.4 - 45
10th Percentile    35 35 36 37 38 39 40 40 41 42 42 42 41 36 - 25-69
90th Percentile    45 46 48 49 51 52 53 55 55 56 56 56 58 58