Traumatic Dislocation Of The Mandibular Condyle into The Temporal Fossa in An Adult
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Keywords

Traumatic dislocations Fractures
Mandibular condyle

How to Cite

Mustafa, W. M., & Ahmad, S. A. (2010). Traumatic Dislocation Of The Mandibular Condyle into The Temporal Fossa in An Adult. Malaysian Journal of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, 8(1), 29–31. Retrieved from https://mjoms.my/index.php/mjoms/article/view/93

Abstract

A rare case of traumatic anterior dislocation of the mandibular condyle into the temporal fossa is reported. Open reduction using a preauricular approach was used to reduce the dislocation and confirm the adequacy of the reduction. The causative mechanism, diagnostic features, and clinical management are discussed.

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