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Frontiers in Medical Science Research, 2023, 5(3); doi: 10.25236/FMSR.2023.050310.

Research progress of temporomandibular joint in adolescent malocclusion


Yinghao Jing1,2, Peng Yu1,2, Yishan Liu1,2

Corresponding Author:
Yishan Liu

1Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Preventive Dentistry, the First Affiliated Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University (The Affiliated Stomatology Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University), Urumqi, 830054, China

2Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Institute of Stomatology, Urumqi, 830054, China


The prevalence of malocclusion in permanent dentition was 72.97%. Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is one of the most important joints in human body, and its functional structure is the most complex. The shape and position of the temporomandibular joint in patients with malocclusion were affected by occlusal occlusion. This review focuses on the effects of different types of malocclusion on the morphology and function of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) in adolescents.


Malocclusion, Temporomandibular joint, Condyle

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Yinghao Jing, Peng Yu, Yishan Liu. Research progress of temporomandibular joint in adolescent malocclusion. Frontiers in Medical Science Research (2023) Vol. 5, Issue 3: 58-62. https://doi.org/10.25236/FMSR.2023.050310.


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