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CASE REPORT

Craniomandibular or Temporomandibular Disorder or Dysfunction Treatment: A Case Report

Prafulla Thumati, Shwetha Poovani

Keywords : Disclusion time reduction, ICAGD—enameloplasty, T-Scan/BioEMG III/JVA/JT,Disclusion time

Citation Information : Thumati P, Poovani S. Craniomandibular or Temporomandibular Disorder or Dysfunction Treatment: A Case Report. J Health Sci Res 2019; 10 (1):22-27.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10042-1074

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 00-06-2019

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2019; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

The temporomandibular dysfunction (TMD) diagnosis is based on history, clinical examination, and imaging like cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Now, it is accomplished using objective measurement technologies like T-scan (digital analysis of occlusion), joint vibratography (JVA), electromyography (EMG), joint tracker (JT), and ultralow frequency transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS). Clinical implications: A scientific method for TMD diagnosis and treatment is presented to help clinician to diagnose the situation before planning any treatment.


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