Retrodiscal tissue | definition of retrodiscal tissue by Medical dictionary
bilaminar zone (redirected from retrodiscal tissue)
bilaminar zone (bī-lam'i-nar-zōn),
a mass of loose connective tissue attached to the posterior edge of the articular disc of the temporomandibular joint. It extends to and fills the loose folds of the posterior joint capsule.
References in periodicals archive
However, as there is progressive stretching of retrodiscal tissues
, the range of motion increases.
Histological examination of the retrodiscal tissues
demonstrates synovial hyperplasia.