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Table 9 Comparison of thyroid cartilage dimensions (mm) with previous studies (mm)

From: Sex estimation based on the anthropometric measurements of thyroid cartilage using discriminant analysis

Study Kоvaс et al. (2010) (Eastern Croatia) Ajmani (1990) (Nigeria) Kaur et al. (2015) (North India) Patel et al. (2016) (Gujarat Region) The present study (European Russian Region)
Parameter Sex Male 39
Female 29
Male 28
Female 12
Male 25
Female 5
Male 24
Female 21
Male 50
Female 50
Height of lamina M
F
37.92 ± 4.42
35.25 ± 3.1
24.03 ± 2.89
21.17 ± 0.43
31.22 ± 3.73
24.04 ± 3.71
27.7 ± 1.8
20.0 ± 3.1
Width of lamina M
F
34.98 ± 4.08
32.17 ± 4.27
40.07 ± 4.64
30.95 ± 4.97
38.1 ± 2.3
26.5 ± 3.6
Length of posterior border M
F
44.82 ± 6.45
37.25 ± 7.47
44.56 ± 6.03
35.60 ± 2.77
31.9 ± 3.2
26.5 ± 4.0
Length of superior horn M
F
18.22
15.32
20.70 ± 2.99
20.92 ± 3.01
13.93 ± 2.69
11.84 ± 1.02
16.78 ± 2.38
12.16 ± 1.74
16.5 ± 2.0
12.2 ± 2.3
Length of inferior horn M
F
13.99
11.97
18.35 ± 3.11
17.35 ± 2.67
7.89 ± 1.70
6.75 ± 1.22
10.65 ± 2.09
7.96 ± 1.32
7.3 ± 2.1
6.1 ± 1.6
Angle between thyroid laminae M
F
78.83 ± 12.05
94.19 ± 15.86
89.92 ± 13.67
106.38 ± 28.36
86 ± 5.95
108 ± 8.37
86.13 ± 7.69
100.24 ± 7.62
78.76 ± 5.64
94.64 ± 3.64