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Best X ray view for TMJ is

 # Best X ray view for TMJ is:
A. Lateral skull
B. Lateral oblique
C. Transpharyngeal
D. Panoramic




The correct answer is C. Transpharyngeal.

Transpharyngeal:
Main indications
The main clinical indications include:
- TMJ pain dysfunction syndrome
- To investigate the presence of joint disease, particularly osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
- To investigate pathological conditions affecting the condylar head, including cysts or tumours
- Fractures of the neck and head of the condyle.

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