A comparison of the form and function of the human, monkey, and goat temporomandibular joint

Carl Bifano, Gene Hubbard, William Ehler

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Abstract

The anatomic form and function of the human temporomandibular joint is compared with the monkey (Macaca and Papio) and goat joint. The findings indicate that the joint of the goat seems to be superior to the joint of Macaca and Papio as a research model.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)272-275
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Volume52
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1994
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Oral Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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