Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2021 May 17;50(5):670-673. Epub 2020 Oct 17.
Orofacial Pain Unit, Centre of Dental Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland; Department of Reconstructive Dentistry and Gerodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland; São Leopoldo Mandic Institute and Research Centre, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil.
Degenerative changes of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) present with a broad spectrum of morphological alterations. However, erosions leading to a glenoid fossa defect and condylar impingement of the temporal lobe are a rare finding. A 77-year-old female patient presented with limited mouth opening and pre-auricular pain during mastication on the left side. Read More