Lege Artis Medicinae

[Troubles of the masticatory system among inpatients with locomotor diseases]

FARKASFALVI Mária1

FEBRUARY 24, 1993

Lege Artis Medicinae - 1993;3(02)

[The survey examined the deviations of the masticatory system among 550 inpatients with locomotor diseases in the National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy. The system consisting of eleven parameters demonstrated that 468 patients (85%) suffered of dysfuction. The volume of the functional disturbance was demonstrated by the increase of the points. The temporomandibular dysfunction is a special illness of the locomotor disease originating from the deviations of position as well as the movement of the skull and the jaw. The symptoms of the functional disturbance result from the unsuccessful correcting efforts of the organism to improve the static and movemental deviations of the masticatory system.]

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