[Role of Doppler velocimetry in diagnosis of TMJ dysfunction. 1. Experimentation on Macaca fascicularis]

Mondo Ortod. Jan-Feb 1990;15(1):105-8.
[Article in Italian]


The aim of this work has been to demonstrate that the tracing obtained by Doppler examination is the graphic representation of the movement and the speedy of the condyle and the disk. In order to achieve this result we have proved Doppler examination first of all on entire TMJ of a Macaca Fascicularis monkey and than on the same joint without the disk.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Jaw Relation Record
  • Macaca fascicularis
  • Temporomandibular Joint Disorders / diagnosis*
  • Ultrasonography