Dislocated tempromandibular joint on OPG

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking

Presentation

Left TMJ pain post visit to dentist.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

The left TMJ is anteriorly dislocated.

X-ray

Post reduction

Successful reduction of the left TMJ.

Case Discussion

This patient had difficulty fully occluding, hence the widened bite on the initial OPG.

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Case information

rID: 57658
Published: 5th Jan 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Head & Neck
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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