A new approach to arthrocentesis of the temporomandibular joint

Alkan A., KILIÇ E.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.38, no.1, pp.85-86, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


We describe a new temporomandibular joint (TMJ) arthrocentesis technique using the irrigation pump from a Surgical and dental implant motor, providing the highest hydraulic pressure reported in the literature for TMJ lavage.