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Descriptor English: Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome
Descriptor Spanish: Síndrome de la Disfunción de Articulación Temporomandibular
Descriptor Portuguese: Síndrome da Disfunção da Articulação Temporomandibular
Descriptor French: Syndrome de l'articulation temporomandibulaire
Entry term(s): Costen Syndrome
Costen's Syndrome
Costens Syndrome
Joint Syndrome, Temporomandibular
Myofascial Pain Dysfunction Syndrome, Temporomandibular Joint
Syndrome, Costen's
Syndrome, TMJ
Syndrome, Temporomandibular Joint
TMJ Syndrome
Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome
Tree number(s): C05.500.607.221.897.897
C05.550.905.905
C05.651.243.897.897
C05.651.550.905
C07.320.610.291.897.897
C07.678.949
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013706
Scope note: 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.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 97; was TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT SYNDROME 1973-96, was COSTEN'S SYNDROME 1966-72; COSTEN'S SYNDROME was see TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT SYNDROME 1973-96
Online Note: use TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTION SYNDROME to search TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT SYNDROME 1973-96 & COSTEN'S SYNDROME 1966-96
History Note: 97; was TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT SYNDROME 1973-96, was COSTEN'S SYNDROME 1966-72; COSTEN'S SYNDROME was see TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT SYNDROME 1973-96
DeCS ID: 24322
Unique ID: D013706
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1996/06/13
Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome - Preferred
Concept UI M0021154
Scope note 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.
Preferred term Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction Syndrome
Entry term(s) Costen Syndrome
Costen's Syndrome
Costens Syndrome
Joint Syndrome, Temporomandibular
Myofascial Pain Dysfunction Syndrome, Temporomandibular Joint
Syndrome, Costen's
Syndrome, TMJ
Syndrome, Temporomandibular Joint
TMJ Syndrome
Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome



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