tongue posture, weak tongue reflexes, otitis media, clenching, temporal mandibular joint pain (TMJ), swallowing and tongue thrust therapy.
This case presentation examines the etiology, evaluation and treatment of a 57 year-old-female presenting with an area of irritation/chronic lesion on the anterior lingual surface. Orthodontic history and lingual and labial postures are discussed.
Green, S. (2000). Case presentation: Resolution of an oral lesion as a result of orofacial myofunctional therapy, International Journal of Orofacial Myology, 26 (1), 47-50.