Orofacial pain and dysfunction in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a case-control study.

@article{Leksell2012OrofacialPA,
  title={Orofacial pain and dysfunction in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a case-control study.},
  author={Eva Leksell and M Ernberg and B E Magnusson and Britt Hedenberg-Magnusson},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of rheumatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={41 5},
  pages={375-8}
}
OBJECTIVES Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) frequently causes temporomandibular joint (TMJ) inflammation. The aim of this study was to evaluate the presence of orofacial pain and temporomandibular dysfunction in patients with JIA and controls. METHODS. Forty-one patients with JIA and 41 age- and sex-matched healthy controls participated. Subjects were… CONTINUE READING