This retrospective study included eight patients with chronic and habitual dislocations of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), who were admitted to our institution, between 2006 and 2018. Radiographic examination involved three-dimensional computed tomography to ascertain the height of the articular eminence. Preoperative assessment included a thorough recording of history, physical examination, and assessment of the type of dislocation; we also recorded the patients’ age, sex, and frequency of the recurrences of the dislocations.
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Published online: February 01, 2020
Accepted: November 21, 2019
© 2019 Published by Elsevier Ltd on behalf of The British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.