mandibular joint

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Synonyms for mandibular joint

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

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[11] Resultant rendering reconstructions of the left and right temporal mandibular joints (TMJs) were obtained.
The woman told the court on the date in question she was in the dentist's chair while Tait, who had previously told her she might have a problem with a condition called temporal mandibular joint dysfunction, took measurements and notes.
Morphometric and ultrastructural studies of effect infrared laser on rabit temporo mandibular joint fibroblasts.
It articulates with the temporal mandibular fossa of the temporal bone to form the temporal mandibular joint (TMJ).
Someof the common conditions that can be helped include chronic pain, reduced mobility,low energy, headaches andmigraines, temporo mandibular joint (TM) problems,motor coordination disorders,fibromyalgia,emotional difficulties, stress and tension related problems,menstrual and menopausal problems.
From the jawbone, sweep upwards with the back of your index and middle fingers towards the temporal mandibular joint which is by the ear.
Bilateral dislocations of the temporo mandibular joint complicating fiberoptic bronchoscopy {letter}.
The temporo mandibular joint, commonly called TMJ, is the disk-like joint that holds the jaw to the skull.
Doctors, dentists, and therapists have been experimenting with the MicroLight 830 to accelerate the treatment of wounds, acne, and temporal mandibular joint problems, a painful upper jaw tendonitis resulting from injury or nervous disorders.
Blind nasal intubation in a child with ankylosis of Temporo Mandibular Joint. Nepal Med Coll J 2008; 10 (4): 271-274.
This can wear down the enamel on your teeth and may also cause TMJ (Temperal Mandibular Joint) dysfunction, a mis-alignment of the jaw which causes headaches, neck (cervical) compression, pain and dizziness.