Temporomandibular Joint Disc Repositioning by Suturing Through Open Incision: A Technical Note

Dongmei He, Chi Yang, Huimin Zhu, Edward Ellis

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It is technically difficult to arthroscopically reposition and suture the temporomandibular joint disc to the auricular cartilage. This article introduces a straightforward method to reposition the disc and suture it to the auricular cartilage through a small incision.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)948-954
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 1 2018


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Oral Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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