ankylosis

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Related to fibrous ankylosis: bony ankylosis
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abnormal adhesion and rigidity of the bones of a joint

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Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis is a pathological change with bony or fibrous ankylosis with deformity of the articular fossa and mild or severe formation of osseous tissue, impairing functions, such as speech, chewing and mouth opening.