Anterior temporomandibular joint dislocation

Case contributed by Matthew Lukies
Diagnosis certain


Unable to completely close mouth following seizure.

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Female

The bilateral mandibular condyles are anteriorly dislocated and located anterosuperior to the articular eminence.

Case Discussion

This case demonstrates the CT appearance of anterior temporomandibular joint dislocation, the most common type.

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