Idiopathic condylar resorption. Report of a case.
Idiopathic condylar resorption, progressive resorption of the mandibular condyles, is discussed. A case treated with alloplastic total temporomandibular joint replacement devices is presented. The case report includes six-year follow-up. The patient's mandibular retrusion, anterior open bite, malocclusion and totally resorbed mandibular condyles were successfully treated in a single-stage operation with alloplastic total temporomandibular joint replacement devices
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SourceThe New York state dental journal 78:3 2012 Apr pg 22-5
Malocclusion, Angle Class II
Range of Motion, Articular
Temporomandibular Joint Disorders
Pub Type(s)Case Reports