Preoperative and postoperative assessment of temporal and masseter muscle size with magnetic resonance imaging in patients undergoing unilateral temporomandibular joint surgery


BALABAN E. , YILMAZ O., Timarcioglu G., Bahran U., Candirli C., KOŞUCU P.

JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.49, no.8, pp.705-710, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 49 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jcms.2021.02.013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.705-710
  • Keywords: Discectomy, Temporomandibular joint, Magnetic resonance imaging, Masticatory muscles, Temporomandibular joint disorder, BOTULINUM TOXIN, INTERNAL DERANGEMENT, DISKECTOMY, DISORDERS, DYSFUNCTION, INJECTION, SYMPTOMS, DEMAND, PAIN

Abstract

The aim of this study was to assess any change between the preoperative and postoperative sizes of temporal and masseter muscles with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in patients undergoing unilateral temporomandibular joint surgery.