دانلود رایگان مقاله پزشکی Open Joint Surgery for Temporomandibular Joint
Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) disorders are a collective term describing clinical problems of the temporomandibular joint (arthrogenic) and associated
structures (e.g.masticatory muscle disorders) or both. In Hong Kong about 1 % of the Chinese population had suffered from chronic TMJ related jaw pain
1. Whilst, the spectrum of TMJ disorders could range from congenital , developmental problems to the commonly seen degenerative joint disease. It has been estimated that the indication for surgical treatment of TMJ and related
structures might vary from less than 3% to 17%
2.The role of open joint surgery will be discussed in this article and illustrated by clinical cases …..