An Uncommon Upper Gastrointestinal System Endoscopy Complication: Temporomandibular Joint Dislocation


Güler S. A. , Mutlu A. , Şimşek T., Cantürk N. Z.

Türkiye Klinikleri Journal of Case Reports, cilt.27, sa.2, ss.62-64, 2019 (Diğer Kurumların Hakemli Dergileri)

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Vaka Takdimi
  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5336/caserep.2018-62024
  • Dergi Adı: Türkiye Klinikleri Journal of Case Reports
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.62-64

Özet

ABS TRACT Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is a vital structure to open mouth for eating and speaking. Dislocation of the TMJ can be occured with a trauma, excessive mouth opening, iatrogenic, endoscopy, transesophageal echocardiography. Gastrointestinal system endoscopy is an uncommon reason for the TMJ dislocation. Hardened bite, excessive mouth opening are the major reasons. Sudden presentation of the malocclusion of the mouth, severe pain can be the symptoms and palpable preauricular depression, lower jaw angle can be the findings of TMJ dislocation. Early diagnosis and performing urgent specific interventions are the main points for its management