The influence of time, facial side, and location on pain-pressure thresholds in chronic myogenous temporomandibular disorder.

@article{Reid1994TheIO,
  title={The influence of time, facial side, and location on pain-pressure thresholds in chronic myogenous temporomandibular disorder.},
  author={Kevin I Reid and Richard H. Gracely and Ronald Dubner},
  journal={Journal of orofacial pain},
  year={1994},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={258-65}
}
This study examined masseter and temporalis pain-pressure thresholds in 29 patients with chronic bilateral myogenous temporomandibular disorder and in 11 controls. Patients with evidence of temporomandibular joint pathosis were omitted. The influence of time, facial side, muscle site, and side of greatest spontaneous pain on pain-pressure thresholds was… CONTINUE READING