Temporomandibular joint MRI: open/close normal

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Closed: note both the mandibular condyle and fibrocartilaginous disc sitting in the fossa. 

Open: note the disc and condyle translating forward out of the fossa.

Case Discussion

Normal open and closed mouth MRI of the TMJ

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Case information

rID: 2748
Published: 20th May 2008
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Tag: tmj
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