Effect of arthrocentesis on the clinical outcome of various treatment methods for temporomandibular joint disorders

Abstract Background We evaluated the improvement of pain and the increase in mouth opening after temporomandibular joint arthrocentesis and the possible association with various factors such as previous splint treatment, medication, and diagnosis. Results We studied 57 temporomandibular joint disord...

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Main Authors: Chang-Woo Kim, Sung-Jae Lee, Euy-Hyun Kim, Dong-Keon Lee, Mong-Hun Kang, In-Seok Song, Sang-Ho Jun
Format: Article
Published: SpringerOpen 2019-10-01
Series:Maxillofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s40902-019-0227-z