Temporomandibular ankylosis

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Temporomandibular ankylosis

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The terms "Temporomandibular ankylosis" returned 26 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Temporomandibular joint ankylosis in a child: an unusual case with delayed surgical intervention.
 

Author(s): Ching Ching Yew, Shaifulizan Ab Rahman, Mohammad Khursheed Alam

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The Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) ankylosis in child is rare and yet the causes still remain unclear. This condition that affects the feeding and possible airway obstruction do not only worry the parents, but also possesses as a great challenge to the surgeons. Furthermore, it interferes ...

Last Updated: 7 Nov 2015

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Gap Arthroplasty versus Interpositional Arthroplasty for Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis: A Meta-Analysis.
 

Author(s): Junli Ma, Limin Liang, Hua Jiang, Bin Gu

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Gap arthroplasty (GA) and interpositional arthroplasty (IA) are widely used for the treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylosis (TMJA). However, controversy remains as to whether IA is superior to GA. PubMed, EMBASE, the Cochrane Library, the Web of science and the China National ...

Last Updated: 27 May 2015

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Correlation between the disc status in MRI and the different types of traumatic temporomandibular joint ankylosis.
 

Author(s): J S Zheng, Z X Jiao, S Y Zhang, C Yang, A Abdelrehem, M J Chen, D M He, M J Dong

Journal: Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2015 ;44(4):20140201.

 

We aimed to investigate the correlation between the disc status in MRI and the different types of traumatic temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis.

Last Updated: 23 Mar 2015

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The terms "Temporomandibular ankylosis" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Current concepts in the pathogenesis of traumatic temporomandibular joint ankylosis.
 

Author(s): Ying-Bin Yan, Su-Xia Liang, Jun Shen, Jian-Cheng Zhang, Yi Zhang

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Traumatic temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis can be classified into fibrous, fibro-osseous and bony ankylosis. It is still a huge challenge for oral and maxillofacial surgeons due to the technical difficulty and high incidence of recurrence. The poor outcome of disease may be ...

Last Updated: 9 Sep 2014

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Ankylosis of temporomandibular joint caused by psoriatic arthritis: a report of four cases with literature review.
 

Author(s): Zhi Hui Wang, Yan Ping Zhao, Xu Chen Ma

Journal: Chin J Dent Res. 2014 ;17(1):49-55.

 

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is an inflammatory joint disease associated with psoriasis. PsA is often confused with other diseases such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. PsA involving temporomandibular joints (TMJs) are uncommon: only 19 articles with 43 cases have been documented ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2014

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The relationship between temporomandibular joint ankylosis and condylar fractures.
 

Author(s): Xing Long

Journal: Chin J Dent Res. 2012 ;15(1):17-20.

 

Trauma is the predominant causal factor for temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis. However, the relationship between condylar fracture and TMJ ankylosis is complicated. It is believed that post-traumatic TMJ ankylosis arises from TMJ intracapsular changes, including damaged cartilage, ...

Last Updated: 6 Aug 2012

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