Treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylosis with temporalis muscle and fascia flap.

@article{SuGwan2001TreatmentOT,
  title={Treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylosis with temporalis muscle and fascia flap.},
  author={K Su-Gwan},
  journal={International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery},
  year={2001},
  volume={30 3},
  pages={189-93}
}
  • K Su-Gwan
  • Published 2001 in
    International journal of oral and maxillofacial…
This study sought to determine the efficacy of interpositional arthroplasty with temporalis muscle and fascia flap in the treatment of unilateral temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis in adults. This retrospective study of seven cases evaluated the postoperative results of interpositional arthroplasty on temporalis muscle and fascia flap in adults. The operative protocol for unilateral TMJ ankylosis entailed, (1) resection of ankylotic mass, (2) intraoral ipsilateral coronoidectomy, (3… CONTINUE READING

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