temporomandibular joint


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Synonyms for temporomandibular joint

the joint between the head of the lower jawbone and the temporal bone

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Prevalence of Temporomandibular Joint Disorders among Students of the University of Jordan J Clin Med Res 2009; 1(3): 158-64.
The guiding question of the present study was: What published scientific evidence addresses the signs and symptoms of temporomandibular joint dysfunction in Parkinson's disease?
Scientists don't know what causes it, although trauma to the jaw or temporomandibular joint is a clear risk factor.
Determination of the transverse axis of temporomandibular joint by using a new method.
Treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylosis with temporalis muscle and fascia flap.
Due to the complexities in morphology and movements determined by its morphology, the human temporomandibular joint is often a focal point for investigation and discussion(22).
Temporomandibular joint dislocation after laryngeal mask airway insertion.
Although Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (or TMJD) is not life threatening, it can be detrimental to quality of life since the symptoms can become chronic and difficult to manage.
Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis affects joint movement, speech, mastication, and oral hygiene.
4% that is important for specialists in anthropology, ear, temporomandibular joint, and the adjacent regions.
Comparison of histologic findings of arthroscopically obtained synovium in internal derangements of the temporomandibular joint.
This study was carried out to investigate the anatomy of the structures constituting the temporomandibular joint and masticatory muscles in roe deer.
As far as we know, there has been only 1 reported case of GCTTS of the temporomandibular joint (6) and 1 case in the pinna.
If it isn't a temporary problem and lasts more than a week, it is best to see a temporomandibular joint specialist or even just a dentist to start with.
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