Samilla Pontes Braga's research while affiliated with Universidade Federal do Ceará and other places

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Temporomandibular Disorders (TMDs) is a group of musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions involving the temporomandibular joints (TMJs), the masticatory muscles and all associated tissues. As there are no records on the activity related to proteins derived from goat milk involving inflammation in the TMJs, this study investigated the antinocice...
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Aims: This case report aimed to discuss the multifactorial etiology and also the management of temporomandibular disorders (TMD) by addressing important associated psychosocial and biological factors, emphasizing the interaction between these factors and a probable genetic predisposition. Methods and results: A 21-year-old female patient was eva...

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... Fonseca's anamnestic index was used for initial screening while axis I of the Research Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders (RDC-TMD. However, studies focusing on the relation between TMJ disc displacement without reduction and elevated anxiety and/or depression levels are limited in terms of case studies (18). Considering the prevalence of the condition, this phenomenon might warrant further research. ...