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Disease Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome

Name Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome
Synonyms Costen's Syndrome | Costens Syndrome | Costen Syndrome | Joint Syndrome, Temporomandibular | Myofascial Pain Dysfunction Syndrome, Temporomandibular Joint | Syndrome, Costen's | Syndrome, Temporomandibular Joint | Syndrome, TMJ | Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome | TMJ Syndrome
Definition A symptom complex consisting of pain, muscle tenderness, clicking in the joint, and limitation or alteration of mandibular movement. The symptoms are subjective and manifested primarily in the masticatory muscles rather than the temporomandibular joint itself. Etiologic factors are uncertain but include occlusal dysharmony and psychophysiologic factors.
Categories Mouth disease | Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D013706

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaw Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mandibular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Craniomandibular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Joint Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Craniomandibular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
4. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Muscular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Myofascial Pain Syndromes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
5. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Jaw Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mandibular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Craniomandibular Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
6. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Temporomandibular Joint Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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