A case of synovial chondromatosis of the temporomandibular joint secondary to preauricular trauma.


Synovial chondromatosis is a rare benign arthropathy characterized by chondrometaplasia of the synovial membrane, particularly in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). The purpose of this article is to describe an uncommon case of synovial chondromatosis arising from the inferior joint space of the TMJ with an enlarged condyle secondary to preauricular trauma… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijom.2009.05.005


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