• Dumitru N., Copilusi C., Ciortan M. (2016) Kinematic and Dynamic Study Contributions on Human Jaw System. (springer.com)
  • Also referred to as phosphorus necrosis of the jaw, phossy jaw results from inhaling fumes of white phosphorus. (buzzle.com)
  • Matchmakers' 'Phossy Jaw' eradicated. (cdc.gov)
  • Efforts associated with the worldwide eradication of phosphorus necrosis ('Phossy jaw') were reviewed. (cdc.gov)
  • The early history of 'Phossy jaw' was reviewed. (cdc.gov)
  • The authors conclude that the eradication of 'Phossy jaw' is an example of the prevention of an occupational disease by international actions through the power of national governments. (cdc.gov)
  • In the earliest days, ONJ was reported in workers who handled white phosphorus and developed "phossy jaw", a necrotic condition of the jaw bone due to phosphorus-induced bone erosion. (news-medical.net)
  • A beaming, outgoing Janet Silva, 12, of Gambia, met reporters March 9, 2017, at the Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Parkm less than a month after undergoing a complex surgery to remove a six-pound tumor from her jaw that had made it difficult to eat, breathe and talk. (newsday.com)
  • A handle portion having an actuating assembly is attached to the proximal end of the shaft for imparting movement of the first and second jaw members from a first open position wherein the jaw members are disposed in spaced relation relative to one another to a second clamping position wherein the jaw members cooperate to grasp tissue therebetween. (google.es)
  • Yatabe M, Zwijnenburg A, Megens CC, Naeije M (1997) Movements of the mandibular condyle kinematic center during jaw opening and closing. (springer.com)
  • I have a small lump right above the socket, next to my ear on the right side of my jaw. (medhelp.org)
  • But I also noticed a few months ago that I have a lump under/behind my jaw, also on the right side. (medhelp.org)
  • I never thought much of it because it didn't really hurt, whenever my jaw ached I assumed it was because of the displaced plate and I thought the lump might be linked to that issue. (medhelp.org)
  • But I have a bad cold at the moment and now the entire right side of my jaw is terribly sore, when I feel the lump under my jaw, it now hurts. (medhelp.org)
  • Could be lump jaw. (cattletoday.com)
  • What could a lump be under the jaw bone? (answers.com)
  • It may be a harmless cyst (assuming the lump isn't the result of something obvious like a hammer to the jaw). (answers.com)
  • During work, sports, and recreation activities, using safety equipment, such as a helmet when playing football, or using mouth guards can prevent or minimize some injuries to the face or jaw. (medlineplus.gov)
  • TMJ disorder can affect the entire muscular-skeletal system and cause numerous symptoms that include head, neck and ear aches, popping or cracking sounds when the jaw is opened wide, dizziness, numbness in the fingers and ringing in the ears. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Numbness and bruising in the face and gums are also normal to have if your jaw is fractured or broken. (healthline.com)
  • He said: 'I now suffer from numbness inside my left cheek, and my jaw constantly clicks. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • A calcareous tooth that is part of the upper jaw region. (ebi.ac.uk)
  • The premaxillaries are not protractile like the maxillaries and are fused together by a suture at the very center point of the upper jaw. (myfwc.com)
  • Since late on Thursday night, I've been experiencing intermittent pain in my jaw around my upper molar area. (medhelp.org)
  • He broke his upper jaw . (merriam-webster.com)
  • Glamour , "Reese Witherspoon's Daughter Is Now Officially Her Twin," 30 May 2019 Chip and Joanna Gaines might be through with Fixer Upper and on their way to bigger things (like, an entire network, for example), but that doesn't mean they're done giving jaw -dropping facelifts to houses around Waco, Texas. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Bottom edges of outer segments of the upper jaw portion sidewalls have tooth-like abrasions. (google.com)
  • Wires and elastic bands keep your jaw closed and your bite in place. (healthline.com)
  • Rubber bands may be used to help keep your jaw in the right place. (denverhealth.org)
  • TMJ is a stress-related condition and is characterized by joint pain, reduced jaw movement, clicking or popping of the temporomandibular joint, and neck and face pain. (psychcentral.com)
  • Patients display joint symptoms - such as joint pain, reduced jaw movement, clicking or popping of the temporomandibular joint - but also develop a muscular condition, including muscle pain and fatigue, and/or radiating face and neck pain. (psychcentral.com)
  • TMJ disorders often responds to home remedies, including ice packs to the joint, over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ), avoiding chewing gum, massage or gentle stretches of the jaw and neck, and stress reduction. (medicinenet.com)
  • The dentists recently set up the American Academy of Head and Neck Pain & TMJ Orthopedics, which they hope will become the official organization for certifying the qualifications of doctors and dentists who treat jaw problems. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • Before X-ray studies showed how the jaw joint moved in people with TMJ disorder, dentists had been told it was necessary to shift patients' jaws back toward their neck in order to correct their bite, Phillips said. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • I have a 3 week old calf with the bottom jaw stolen from its mouth to its neck. (cattletoday.com)
  • Women carry stress differently than men and it usually affects us in our shoulders, neck and/or jaw regions. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Make diaphragmatic breathing a habit and you will notice that your shoulders, your neck, and/or your jaw are no longer sore by the end of the day. (selfgrowth.com)
  • The 12-year-old girl from Gambia was afraid to show the six-pound tumor in her jaw that hampered her ability to breathe, speak and eat. (newsday.com)
  • Other conditions that may cause jaw and facial pain include rheumatoid arthritis , hypothyroidism , Lyme disease , multiple sclerosis , lupus , fibromyalgia , and some mental health conditions. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A 67 year old man presented with a 3-4 month history of mild discomfort in his right jaw, which had suddenly worsened. (bmj.com)
  • I looked at him and felt something choking/swelling/pressure under right jaw. (healingwell.com)
  • The primary oral jaws open and close the mouth, and a second set of pharyngeal jaws are positioned at the back of the throat. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pharyngeal jaws, so-called because they are positioned within the pharynx , are used to further process the food and move it from the mouth to the stomach. (wikipedia.org)
  • They do not have pharyngeal jaws. (wikipedia.org)
  • Moray eels have two sets of jaws: the oral jaws that capture prey and the pharyngeal jaws that advance into the mouth and move prey from the oral jaws to the esophagus for swallowing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sacheen suffers from the rare jaw disorder Hemimandibular Hyperplasia. (thedoctorstv.com)
  • Jaw movements are fundamental to the processes of both eating and speaking. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The automatic, rhythmic jaw movements of feeding are, however, produced by a central pattern generator (CPG) in the brain stem that can be activated by pathways descending from the motor cortex and/or by sensory input to the brain stem from the mouth. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In normal function, the movements of the jaw vary directly in magnitude with the hardness of the ingested food while the extent of tongue movement varies inversely. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Consequently, as hard food is converted into a soft bolus in the mouth, the amplitude of jaw movements reduces while the amplitude of tongue/hyoid movement increases. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Destruction of the TMJ cartilage tissue can make jaw movements difficult and can cause a popping sound and clicking sensation in the joint. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Metal plates and screws will be used to re-connect the jaws after their movements have been performed. (thestar.com.my)
  • Your jaw will need to heal before you can do normal movements. (epnet.com)
  • ATS 2019, Dallas, TX -- Using machine learning to analyze jaw movements during sleep, doctors may be able to diagnose obstructive sleep apnea in patients with mild to severe OSA with an accuracy comparable to polysomnography, the gold standard for OSA diagnosis, according to research presented at ATS 2019. (eurekalert.org)
  • Correct treatment for a sore jaw is decided according to the causal factors, which may include performing TMJ exercises, using. (buzzle.com)
  • Aike all roads to Rome, both these paths lead to the same grand pattern of evolutionary homoplasies: In some lineages of mammals, the middle ear is detached from the jaw, in other mammals, the middle ear is still attached to the jaw," Luo, curator and associate director for research and collections at the Carnegie Museum, who wasn't involved in the study, said in an email to LiveScience. (livescience.com)
  • It may be related to an injury to the jaw, or to rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis in the jaw joint. (webmd.com)
  • A pair of opposing jaw members each operatively associated with the distal end of the hollow shaft portion, the jaw members being movable relative to one another between a first position wherein the jaw members are disposed in spaced relation relative to one another and a second position wherein the jaw members are approximated towards one another. (google.ca)
  • This may include receding chin, protruding jaw, or lips that don't meet. (epnet.com)
  • It may be used for receding chin, protruding jaw, or lips that don't meet. (denverhealth.org)
  • The Temporomandibular or Jaw Joints are widely considered by dentists to be the skeletal base of the oral system. (prweb.com)
  • Dr. Marina Rubinshtein has incorporated "Joint Vibration Analysis" an objective, non-invasive, and fast diagnostic aid for the jaw joints, to improve the level of dentistry available to the Brooklyn dental patient. (prweb.com)
  • Joint Vibration Analysis records the "pops and clicks" from the jaw joints as the patient opens and closes their jaw. (prweb.com)
  • If you suffer from frequent headaches, jaw clicking and popping ear pain, you may have TMJ. (medhelp.org)
  • As many as 75 million people in the United States suffer headaches, blurred vision and other problems because their jaw joint is out of alignment. (sun-sentinel.com)
  • A forceps for clamping, grasping, manipulating, coagulating/desiccating and cutting tissue includes a shaft portion having a proximal end, a distal end and first and second jaw members pivotally attached to the distal end of the shaft by a pivot assembly. (google.es)
  • Reconstruction of an ammonite jaw (from Baculites sp . (amnh.org)
  • The use of ammonite jaws for paleo-temperature determination opens up new avenues of research for paleoenvironmental reconstruction," Landman said. (amnh.org)