A case of posterior disc displacement of the TMJ treated by arthroscopic surgery

@article{Sumiyoshi1995ACO,
  title={A case of posterior disc displacement of the TMJ treated by arthroscopic surgery},
  author={S. Sumiyoshi and T. Shimoda and T. Honda},
  journal={Japanese Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery},
  year={1995},
  volume={41},
  pages={653-655}
}
A 62-year-old woman was referred to our clinic because of pain in the left TMJ on chewing and maximal mouth opening. She had had difficulty in closing her mouth immediately after yawning three months ago. Subsequently, posterior open bite persisted on the left side, and she underwent occlusal treatment. At the first visit to our clinic, maximal mouth opening was 38 mm with slight pain in the left TMJ but intense pain during centric occlusion. Magnetic resonance and double contrast… Expand
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