Synovial cysts very rarely affect the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). On review of the literature, there are 29 reported cases of unilateral synovial cysts of the TMJ. We present a case of bilateral synovial cysts occurring at the TMJs.
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Contributors All four authors (CB, SB, DS and MO) have contributed to and approved of this submitted manuscript. CB is the submitting author.
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