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Fig. 3 | Journal of Translational Medicine

Fig. 3

From: Translational research of temporomandibular joint pathology: a preliminary biomarker and fMRI study

Fig. 3

a Frontal cephalometric before treatment, demonstrating the head position. b lateral cephalometric before treatment, c right and Left tomography before treatment, d lateral cephalometric demonstrating dental orthotic in the mouth, e frontal View, notice the head is more leveled with the dental orthotic, f Tomography of the Right and Left TMJ showing condylar position with the dental orthotic in the mouth. g EMG pre-treatment, notice the high activity of the right SCM at 286 micro-volts. h EMG with splint in, notice the decrease in activity of the SCM muscles. The temporalis and right masseter are slightly elevated and the patient is gently clenching on the dental orthotic

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