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Table 6 Correlation Between Significant Abnormal Manifestations and OHIP-14 Domains

From: Oral health-related quality of life in Loeys-Dietz syndrome, a rare connective tissue disorder: an observational cohort study

DimensionHypersensitivityTMJ Abnormality
YesNoP- valueYesNoP- value
OHIP-14 Mean ± SDOHIP-14 Mean ± SD
Functional Limitation0.79 ± 1.10.93 ± 1.4ns1.14 ± 1.20.63 ± 1.3ns
Pain2.11 ± 1.50.50 ± 0.9< 0.012.00 ± 1.71.00 ± 1.3ns
Discomfort1.79 ± 1.80.64 ± 1.00.051.79 ± 1.50.95 ± 1.6ns
Physical Disability1.26 ± 1.80.43 ± 1.1ns1.71 ± 1.90.32 ± 0.9< 0.01
Psychological Disability1.47 ± 1.50.36 ± 0.7< 0.011.50 ± 1.30.63 ± 1.2< 0.05
Social Disability0.68 ± 1.10.29 ± 0.7ns0.93 ± 1.20.21 ± 0.6< 0.05
Handicap0.42 ± 1.20.14 ± 0.5ns0.64 ± 1.40.05 ± 0.2ns
  1. Statistical analyses: Wilcoxon Rank-Sum test was employed. ns not significant. Bold values are significant (p ≤ 0.05)