Online ISSN: 2515-8260

Keywords : Bifid condyle


Dr. Kirthika. R; Dr. Balakrishnan Ramalingam

European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine, 2020, Volume 7, Issue 3, Pages 1861-1865

Bifid condyle an exceptional and a rare disorder presents with the duplication of the condyle head. Incidence rate- 0.31% to 1.82%. Szentpetery et al, the incidence of bifid condyle to be 0.48% in 1,882 cadaveric skulls. In 1941, Hrdlica first diagnosed on a 21 cases of specimen Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC of which 18 were unilateral and 3 bilateral. In 1948, Schier reported the first live case of bifid condyle. According to Cowan and Ferguson 1997, at least 36 clinical cases of BMC