Temporomandibular ankylosis

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Temporomandibular ankylosis

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The terms "Temporomandibular ankylosis" returned 30 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Micrognathia with temporomandibular joint ankylosis and obstructive sleep apnea treated with mandibular distraction osteogenesis using skeletal anchorage: a case report.
 

Author(s): Hiroshi Tomonari, Hiroko Takada, Tomofumi Hamada, Sangho Kwon, Tsuyoshi Sugiura, Shouichi Miyawaki

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We describe the case of a 16-year-old female patient with micrognathia, temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis, and obstructive sleep apnea, who was treated with mandibular distraction osteogenesis (DO) combined with sliding genioplasty, using skeletal anchorage.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Bilateral pediatric mandibular distraction for micrognathia with temporomandibular joint ankylosis and sleep apnea.
 

Author(s): S M Balaji

Journal: Indian J Dent Res. ;28(5):588-591.

 

Mandibular retrognathism is one of the important contributing anatomical factors to the obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Such patients suffer from number of apneic or hypopneic events during sleep such as snoring, daytime sleepiness, fatigue, inability to concentrate, and irritability. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Overgrowth of costochondral graft in temporomandibular joint ankylosis reconstruction: A retrospective study.
 

Author(s): S M Balaji, Preetha Balaji

Journal: Indian J Dent Res. ;28(2):169-174.

 

Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis is a situation in which the mandibular condyle is fused to the glenoid fossa by bone or fibrous tissue. The management of TMJ ankylosis has a complicated chore, and it is challenging for the maxillofacial surgeon because of technical hitches ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Temporomandibular ankylosis" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Neocondyle distraction osteogenesis in the management of temporomandibular joint ankylosis: Report of five cases with review of literature.
 

Author(s): Ravi Sharma, R Manikandhan, P Sneha, Anantanarayanan Parameswaran, J Naveen Kumar, Hermann F Sailer

Journal: Indian J Dent Res. ;28(3):269-274.

 

Management of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis is a challenging and rather daunting task owing to complex abnormal anatomy and its sequel to craniofacial structures. Various autogenous grafts and alloplastic materials have been tried with variable success for creation of a ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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