TMJ disorder

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Conclusion: The patients with myofascial pain alone or myofascial pain and intercurrent TMJ disorder were found more likely to have a greater psychopathological risk.
But how does TMJ disorder come about and who gets it?
Johnson examined rates of 13 comorbid disorders including panic attack and functional pain disorders in patients referred to the orofacial clinic for TMJ disorder.
Unfortunately, this complicated mechanism can easily go awry: an estimated 20 to 30 million Americans suffer from TMJ disorders.
For the small subset of patients with continued or worsening pain, referral to a dentist who specializes in TMJ disorder may be in order.
We start with an exam to see if you need help with a TMJ disorder and, if so, whether TMJ NextGeneration is right for you.
At Healing Touch Charlotte massage therapists have successfully worked on many clients who have complained of the pain associated with TMJ disorder.
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TMJ disorder is a potentially serious joint disorder that can cause pain and discomfort, and may interfere with the ability to speak or eat.
Time is a key factor for in the extent of damage a TMJ disorder can cause without proper treatment.