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Key Words: Masticatory muscles, Pterygoid Muscles, Temporomandibular Joint, Temporomandibular joint disorders.
Electromyography of the perioral and masticatory muscles in children with malocclusion, incompetent lips and atypical swallowing--part II.
Future studies should include additional factors such as stress distribution, bone density, and masticatory muscle effects.
Masticatory muscle thickness, bite force, and occlusal contacts in young children with unilateral posterior crossbite.
difficulty in opening the mouth, difficulty in prehension and bilateral atrophy of masticatory muscles.
Many of the above findings, multifocal neurofibromas in mandible and maxilla and musculoskeletal defects including hypoplasia of the masticatory muscles in the present case, were all revealed by CT and MRI.
Xylitol mints and lozenges could be suggested as they provide both caries benefit and improve salivary flow without stressing masticatory muscles.
spasticity, hyperactive masticatory muscles, malocclusion and emotional stress.
According to the data obtained the structure of the temporomandibular joint and the origo-insertio and the compartmentalization of the masticatory muscles were generally similar to those of other ruminants.
The absence of significant differences in the masseters' sEMG activity observed among patients with different cleft types suggests a symmetric function of the masticatory muscles during mastication despite the presence of alterations.
5) Temporomandibular joint dysfunction (TMD) consists of a series of clinical signs and symptoms involving the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) and/or masticatory muscles, with pain being the most frequent symptom.