Skip to main page content
Access keys NCBI Homepage MyNCBI Homepage Main Content Main Navigation
Case Reports
, 26 (2), 210-3

Non-syndromic Bilateral Condylar Aplasia: A Rare Case

Affiliations
Case Reports

Non-syndromic Bilateral Condylar Aplasia: A Rare Case

Peeyush Shivhare et al. Indian J Dent Res.

Abstract

The temporomandibular joint is one of the most complex joints of the human body. It consists of the mandibular condyle, glenoid fossa and the articular eminence of the temporal bone. Aplasia of the condyle is usually seen as part of a syndrome otherwise it is rare. We report a case of bilateral condylar aplasia in a 20-year-old male not associated with any syndrome. The patient reported to the department with a chief complaint of the underdeveloped lower jaw. Clinical examination, conventional radiographs, and 3D computer tomography images revealed a complete absence of condyle on the right and left sides.

Similar articles

See all similar articles

Publication types

LinkOut - more resources

Feedback