Definition : Graphic recorders for the angle between the upper and lower jaw. A marking pen is attached to the lower jaw component of the device and makes recording on paper as the patient's mouth opens. These recorders are used to aid in construction of restorative and prosthetic dental devices.
Entry Terms : "Jaw Movement Recorders" , "Recorders, Jaw Movement" , "Mandibular Movement Recorders" , "Recorders, Mandibular Movement" , "Pantographs"
UMDC code : 15845