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*  Dislocation of jaw
The joint involved with jaw dislocation is the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). This joint is located where the mandibular ... Subluxation is when the joint is still partially attached to the bone. When a person has a dislocated jaw it is difficult to ... Most temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) are self-limiting and do not get worse. Simple treatment, involving self-care practices ... As with most dislocated joints, a dislocated jaw can usually be successfully positioned into its normal position by a trained ...
*  Temporomandibular joint dysfunction
... "temporomandibular joint pain dysfunction syndrome", "temporomandibular pain dysfunction syndrome", "temporomandibular joint ... "Temporomandibular joint-pain-dysfunction syndrome" listed in turn under "Temporomandibular joint disorders" (International ... and refer to any condition which may affect the temporomandibular joints (see table). The temporomandibular joint is ... Sometimes, "temporomandibular joint dysfunction" is described as the most common form of temporomandibular disorder, whereas ...
*  Temporomandibular joint
Each temporomandibular joint is classed as a "ginglymoarthrodial" joint since it is both a ginglymus (hinging joint) and an ... Pain or dysfunction of the temporomandibular joint is sometimes referred to as "TMJ", and temporomandibular joint disorder (or ... The temporomandibular joints are one of the few synovial joints in the human body with an articular disc, another being the ... Auscultation of the joint can also be done. The most common disorder of a temporomandibular joint is disc displacement. In ...
*  Capsule of temporomandibular joint
The articular capsule (capsular ligament) is a thin, loose envelope, attached above to the circumference of the mandibular fossa and the articular tubercle immediately in front; below, to the neck of the condyle of the mandible. Articular capsule This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of Gray's Anatomy (1918 ...
*  Surgery for temporomandibular joint dysfunction
116-7. ISBN 978-0-19-856623-6. Shi Z, Guo C, Awad M (2003). "Hyaluronate for temporomandibular joint disorders". The Cochrane ... Guo C, Shi Z, Revington P (2009). "Arthrocentesis and lavage for treating temporomandibular joint disorders". The Cochrane ... NICE (2014) 'Total prosthetic replacement of the temporomandibular joint', NICE interventional procedure guidance , ([IPG500 ... allowing the joint space to be visualized on a monitor and explored by the surgeon. Arthroscopy is also used in other joints ...
*  Articular disk of the temporomandibular joint
It divides the joint into two cavities, each of which is furnished with a synovial membrane. Articular disk Temporomandibular ... Koyama, J; Ito, J; Hayashi, T; Kobayashi, F (2001). "Synovial chondromatosis in the temporomandibular joint complicated by ... McCarty, William L; Farrar, William B (1979). "Surgery for internal derangements of the temporomandibular joint". The Journal ... Hansson, Tore; Nordström, Birgitta (2009). "Thickness of the soft tissue layers and articular disk in temporomandibular joints ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Dentistry: Conditions and Diseases: Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome
... or the jaw joint. The TMJs are the small joints in front of each ear that attach the lower jaw (mandible) to the skull. They ... "TMJ" stands for temporomandibular joint, or the jaw joint. The TMJs are the small joints in front of each ear that attach the ... Physical Therapy Corner: The Temporomandibular Joint Anatomy pictures, muscles, joint movement, symptom list, self care tips, ... "Health ... Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - ...
*  Index of oral health and dental articles
Temporomandibular jointTemporomandibular joint disorder • Thaddeus Weclew • Thomas Berdmore • Thomas Bramwell Welch • Tim ...
*  Bruxism
The relationship of bruxism with temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD, or temporomandibular pain dysfunction syndrome) is ... The temporomandibular joints themselves may also become painful, which is usually felt just in front of the ear, or inside the ... De Meyer MD, De Boever JA (1997). "[The role of bruxism in the appearance of temporomandibular joint disorders]". Revue Belge ... In severe, chronic cases, bruxism can lead to myofascial pain and arthritis of the temporomandibular joints.[medical citation ...
*  Trismus
... factors within the temporomandibular joint [TMJ]) and extra-articular (factors outside the joint, see table). True bony ... Temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD). Trismus is often mistaken as a common temporary side effect of many stimulants of ...
*  Diving disorders
Temporomandibular joint dysfunction is pain or tenderness in the jaw, headache or facial ache caused by gripping the regulator ... ISBN 978-0-9674305-7-7. Robbs, Maureen (Winter 2014). "Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction in Diving". Alert Diver. Divers ... and may strain the masticatory muscles or the temporomandibular joint, which is where the lower jawbone (mandible) hinges on ... is generally a longer term effect on the bones and joints of divers caused by decompression bubbles and may occur even if no ...
*  Fibrochondrogenesis
... temporomandibular joints, and vertebra. Fibrocyte Boomerang dysplasia Cystic fibrosis Kulkarni ML, Matadh PS, Praveen Prabhu SP ... with beneficial applications including the repair and healing of damaged knee menisci and synovial joints; ...
*  Osteotomy
Jung HD, Kim SY, Park HS, Jung YS (2015). "Orthognathic surgery and temporomandibular joint symptoms". Maxillofacial Plastic ... and realignment of the temporomandibular joints, or to correct facial deformities such as mandibular retrognathia. There is ... It is being replaced by joint replacement in the older patient. Due to the serious nature of this procedure, recovery may be ... The bones are cut, reshaped or partially removed to realign the load-bearing surfaces of the joint. Adjustments are made to ...
*  Multidistrict litigation
v. Milberg Weiss Bershad Hynes & Lerach, 523 U.S. 26 (1998). In re Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Implants Prods. Liab. Litig., ...
*  Dentomandibular sensorimotor dysfunction
Temporomandibular joint disorder Sessle, B. J. (2006). "Mechanisms of oral somatosensory and motor functions and their clinical ... 2006). "Arthralgia of the temporomandibular joint and low-level laser therapy". Photomedicine and Laser Surgery. 24 (4): 522- ... Finally, during the range of motion assessment, a record of jaw joint vibrations and sounds are made. Normal jaw joints glide ... Headache/Migraine Chronic daily headache Tension-type headache Myofascial pain Tinnitus Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD ...
*  Masseteric nerve
It is a branch of the mandibular nerve (V3). It gives a filament to the temporomandibular joint. Masseteric artery This article ... The masseteric nerve passes laterally, above the pterygoideus externus, in front of the temporomandibular articulation, and ...
*  Arthroscopy
Guo, C; Shi, Z; Revington, P (October 7, 2009). "Arthrocentesis and lavage for treating temporomandibular joint disorders". ... Surgeons view the joint area on a video monitor, and can diagnose and repair torn joint tissue, such as ligaments. It is ... the temporomandibular joint is sometimes used as either a diagnostic procedure for symptoms and signs related to these joints, ... or as a therapeutic measure in conditions like temporomandibular joint dysfunction. TMJ arthroscopy can be a purely diagnostic ...
*  Deep auricular artery
It gives a branch to the temporomandibular joint. This article incorporates text in the public domain from the 20th edition of ... It ascends in the substance of the parotid gland, behind the temporomandibular articulation, pierces the cartilaginous or bony ...
*  Head and neck anatomy
Temporomandibular joint diseases and disorders, commonly called TMJ. Autoimmune diseases such as: Crohn's disease of the oral ...
*  Nociceptive trigeminal inhibition tension suppression system
It is sometimes used for temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD). The NTI-TSS is a small transparent plastic device which is ... review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials evaluating intraoral orthopedic appliances for temporomandibular ...
*  ADAMTS5
"Expression of ADAMTS-5 in deformed human temporomandibular joint discs". Histology and Histopathology. 23 (12): 1485-93. PMID ...
*  Koerner's septum
Temporal bone Temporal fenestrae Temporal muscle Temporomandibular joint Göksu, N; Kemaloğlu, YK; Köybaşioğlu, A; Ileri, F; ...
*  Condylar hyperplasia
Another theory states that an increase in loading of the Temporomandibular joint can lead to increase in expression of bone ... Scapino, Robert P. (1983-04-01). "Histopathology associated with malposition of the human temporomandibular joint disc". Oral ...
*  Joseph J. Marbach
1.Schwartz, L., and Marbach, J.J., Changes in the Temporomandibular Joints with Age (Degenerative Joint Disease). Journal ... Degenerative Joint Disease of the Temporomandibular Joint, and Myofascial Syndrome. Journal of Massachusetts Dental Society. 35 ... Marbach, J.J., Ballard, G.T., Frankel, M.R., Raphael, K.G. Patterns of temporomandibular joint surgery: Evidence for sex ... 4.Klatell, J., and Marbach, J.J., The Temporomandibular Joints: a Survey of Disorders and Treatment Methods. Journal Mt. Sinai ...
*  X-ray motion analysis
... such as pig mastication and movement of the temporomandibular joint in rabbits. Video motion analysis Roentgen ... X-ray motion analysis can be utilized in joint imaging or analyzing joint-related diseases. It has been used to quantify ... "Functional analysis of the rabbit temporomandibular joint using dynamic biplane imaging". Journal of Biomechanics. 47 (6): 1360 ... X-ray motion analysis can be used to perform gait analysis, analyze joint movement, or record the motion of bones obscured by ...
*  Jaw claudication
... but can be confused with symptoms of Temporomandibular joint disease, Rheumatoid arthritis of the temporomandibular joint, ...
*  Centric relation
The Temporomandibular Joint is not restricted to Centric Relation in function. At the most superior position, the condyle-disc ...