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*  Masticatory muscle myositis
MMM is caused by the presence of 2M fibers in the muscles of the jaw. 2M fibers are not found elsewhere in the body. The immune ... The ultimate degree of recovery of jaw function and muscle mass will depend upon the extent of damage to the muscle tissue. ... Symptoms of acute MMM include swelling of the jaw muscles, drooling, and pain on opening the mouth. Ophthalmic signs may ... include third eyelid protrusion, red eyes, and exophthalmos (protruding eyeballs). In chronic MMM there is atrophy of the jaw ...
*  Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw
2008). "'Bis-phossy jaws' - High and low risk factors for bisphosphonate-induced osteonecrosis of the jaw". Journal of Cranio- ... BON has been nicknamed "bis-phossy jaw" based on its similarity with phossy jaw. There is no known prevention for ... Hyperbaric oxygen therapy Ultrasonic therapy Osteonecrosis of the jaw, see section on Bisphosphonates Phossy jaw C-terminal ... it is hypothesized that bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw is related to a defect in jaw bone healing and ...
*  Jaw wiring
The second type of jaw wiring is called orthodontic jaw wiring (OJW) or dental jaw wiring, and can be used as a treatment for ... Jaw wiring is a medical procedure to keep the jaw closed for a period of time. Originally, it was used as the mandibular ... Today, jaws may also be wired for weight-loss purposes, to prevent the ingestion of solid food. Jaw wiring is performed by ... Orthodontic jaw wiring is removed when the patient has achieved their weight loss goals. Dr. Ryan Kazemi (2014), JAW SURGERY ...
*  Tooth enamel
Enamel-like substances also coat the jaws of some crustacea. Enameloid covers some fish scales. Ameloblast Tooth development ...
*  Pharyngeal arch
The first, most anterior pharyngeal arch gives rise to the oral jaw. The second arch becomes the hyoid and jaw support. In fish ... Some fish species have a second set of jaws in their throat, known as pharyngeal jaws, which develop using the same genetic ... "An Ancient Gene Network Is Co-opted for Teeth on Old and New Jaws". PLoS Biology. 7 (2): 0233-0247. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio. ... The maxillary process becomes the maxilla (or upper jaw), and palate while the mandibular process becomes the mandible or lower ...
*  Tooth
They have three jaws (tripartite) that look like little saws, and on them are about 100 sharp teeth used to incise the host. ... Among primary teeth, 10 of them are usually found in the maxilla (i.e. upper jaw) and the other 10 in the mandible (i.e. lower ... Teeth are not always attached to the jaw, as they are in mammals. In many reptiles and fish, teeth are attached to the palate ... They are equally common in male and female horses and much more likely to be on the upper jaw. If present these can cause ...
*  Jaw
In mammals the jaws are made up of the mandible (lower jaw) and the maxilla (upper jaw). In the ape there is a reinforcement to ... The jaws of tetrapods exhibit varying degrees of mobility between jaw bones. Some species have jaw bones completely fused, ... In the evolution of the mammalian jaw, two of the bones of the jaw structure (the articular bone of the lower jaw, and quadrate ... In most vertebrates, the jaws are bony or cartilaginous and oppose vertically, comprising an upper jaw and a lower jaw. The ...
*  Jaw claudication
... is pain in the jaw associated with chewing. It is a classic symptom of Giant-cell arteritis, but can be ... Goodman BW, Jr; Shepard, FA (February 1983). "Jaw claudication. Its value as a diagnostic clue". Postgraduate Medicine. 73 (2 ...
*  The Jaw
"The Jaw, Wyoming". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2011-06-05. "The Jaw". Geographic Names Information System. United States ... The Jaw is .50 miles (0.80 km) WNW of Rock of Ages and .75 miles (1.21 km) WSW of Mount Saint John The summit is at the head of ... The Jaw (11,400 feet (3,500 m)) is a mountain located in the Teton Range, Grand Teton National Park in the U.S. state of ...
*  Jaw's Blues
... is a live album by American jazz saxophonist Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis recorded in Munich in 1981 and released on the ... "Jaw's Blues" (Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis) - 7:31 "On Green Dolphin Street" (Bronisław Kaper, Ned Washington) - 7:30 Bonus track on ... Jaw's Blues - Review at AllMusic. Retrieved April 10, 2017.. ...
*  Fish jaw
All vertebrate jaws, including the human jaw, evolved from early fish jaws. The appearance of the early vertebrate jaw has been ... They do not have pharyngeal jaws. Generally jaws are articulated and oppose vertically, comprising an upper jaw and a lower jaw ... Unlike the oral jaw, the pharyngeal jaw has no jaw joint, but is supported instead by a sling of muscles. A notable example ... Many teleost fish have substantially modified jaws for suction feeding and jaw protrusion, resulting in highly complex jaws ...
*  Jaw Hill
... is a hill in West Yorkshire. It is near Kirkhamgate in the City of Wakefield MDC. A large square cropmark enclosure ...
*  Pharyngeal jaw
Pharyngeal jaws are a "second set" of jaws contained within an animal's throat, or pharynx, distinct from the primary or oral ... UCDavis article 'Alien' Jaws Help Moray Eels Feed National Science Foundation article explaining moray eel pharyngeal jaws ... it first bites normally with its oral jaws, capturing the prey. Immediately thereafter, the pharyngeal jaws are brought forward ... Cichlid pharyngeal jaws have become very specialized in prey processing and may have helped cichlid fishes become one of the ...
*  Jaw reduction
... is a type of surgery in which the objective of treatment is to narrow the lower one-third of the face- ... A square lower jaw is generally considered a very masculine trait.[citation needed] Widening of the lower third of the face can ... Whereas square lower jaws are often considered a positive trait in men, a wide mandible can cause significant facial ... There are several jaw reduction techniques available-both surgical and non-surgical. Ideally prior to selection of a treatment ...
*  Tigers Jaw
"Tigers Jaw - Tigers Jaw". Absolute Punk.net. Retrieved 2011-06-16. "Tigers Jaw - Tigers Jaw". Punknews.org. Retrieved 2011-06- ... Tigers Jaw toured Australia in July 2015. In August 2015, Tigers Jaw toured in the UK/Europe with Foxing. In fall of 2015, ... "Tigers Jaw - Chart history". Billboard.com. 2014-06-21. Retrieved 2015-05-15. Tigers Jaw on Run for Cover Records Official ... "tigers jaw - Announcement". Tigersjaw.tumblr.com. 2013-03-21. Retrieved 2015-05-15. Lars Gotrich. "TIGERS JAW, After Shakeup, ...
*  Jaw abnormality
A jaw abnormality is disorder in the formation or shape of the jaw. It can involve malocclusion. Types include: Micrognathism ...
*  Phossy jaw
Osteonecrosis of the jaw Bisphosphonate-associated osteonecrosis of the jaw Industrial injury Radium jaw "Workshops of Horror ... Those with phossy jaw would usually begin suffering painful toothaches and swelling of the gums. Over time, the jaw bone began ... Phossy jaw Durie BG, Katz M, Crowley J (July 2005). "Osteonecrosis of the jaw and bisphosphonates". N. Engl. J. Med. 353 (1): ... Phossy jaw, formally phosphorus necrosis of the jaw, is an occupational disease of those who work with white phosphorus, also ...
*  Glass Jaw
... (Original title: Lasileuka) is a 2004 Finnish short drama film directed by Zaida Bergroth and starring Emilia ...
*  Radium jaw
... severe distortion due to bone tumors and porosity of the lower jaw. The condition is similar to phossy jaw, an osteoporitic and ... not involved in radium jaw) Osteoradionecrosis Phossy jaw Radium dials Radium Girls Radium Dial Company United States Radium ... Radium jaw is an occupational disease brought on by the ingestion and subsequent absorption of radium into the bones of radium ... The Wall Street Journal ran a story (in 1989 or after) titled "The Radium Water Worked Fine until His Jaw Came Off", Acute ...
*  Jaw coupling
... s are available in both straight tooth jaw and curved jaw design. The straight tooth design enables elastomers to ... Jaw couplings are considered "fail-safe" because, should the elastomer fail or wear away, the jaw coupling hub teeth will mate ... Jaw couplings elastomers are wearing elements that do need to be inspected and replaced. Jaw coupling elastomers often have ... Jaw coupling spider materials hold the key to solving customer application challenges, retrieved 2014-12-04. Jaw Coupling ...
*  Hog Jaw
... may refer to: Hog Jaw, Arkansas, place in Montgomery County, Arkansas, United States Hog Jaw, Alabama, place in ...
*  Trap jaw
... may refer to: Trap-jaw ants, carnivorous ants of family Formicidae Trap jaw snakes, venomous pit vipers found in the ... United States Trap Jaw, a fictional cyborg villain from the cartoon series He-Man and the Masters of the Universe. ...
*  Hog Jaw, Alabama
Hog Jaw is an unincorporated community in Marshall County, Alabama, United States. "Hog Jaw". Geographic Names Information ...
*  Lower Jaw Glacier
... (78°22′S 162°57′E / 78.367°S 162.950°E / -78.367; 162.950Coordinates: 78°22′S 162°57′E / 78.367°S ... It was so named by the New Zealand Geographic Board in 1994 as, on a map, the combined shapes of the Upper and Lower Jaw ... "Lower Jaw Glacier". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2013-07-05. This article ... The branch flows eastward and converges with Upper Jaw Glacier before entering Renegar Glacier, Royal Society Range. ...
*  Tigers Jaw (album)
Tigers Jaw is the second full-length by American emo band Tigers Jaw. It was released on September 10, 2008, as the band's ... Yancey, Bryne (November 18, 2008). "Tigers Jaw - Tigers Jaw". Punknews.org. Retrieved November 23, 2015. ... "Tigers Jaw - Tigers Jaw - Album Review". AbsolutePunk. Archived from the original on April 29, 2010. Retrieved November 23, ... All songs written by Tigers Jaw. "The Sun" - 3:46 "Plane vs Tank vs Submarine" - 2:02 "I Saw Water" - 4:15 "Chemicals" - 2:58 " ...