Surgical treatment of chronic otitis media with temporomandibular joint involvement.


We report a case of chronic otitis media with spread of the infection into the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), causing displacement of the joint and malocclusion. Chemotherapy of the malignant disease caused activation of the chronic ear infection with a temporomandibular joint involvement. The patient was operated twice to eradicate the infection from the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.anl.2007.10.013

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