Irreducible anterior temporomandibular disc dislocation - bilateral

Case contributed by Bahman Rasuli
Diagnosis certain


Bilateral jaw pain and unable to the opening of the mouth.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Female

Dislocated TMJ cartilaginous disc on closed mouth TMJ imaging is present

No recapture on open mouth views also is seen.

Case Discussion

Imaging findings are compatible with bilateral irreducible anterior temporomandibular disc dislocation. 

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