What is the etiology and significance of otherwise asymptomatic temporomandibular (TMJ) joint popping and clicking?

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What is the etiology and significance of otherwise asymptomatic temporomandibular (TMJ) joint popping and clicking?

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Title: What is the etiology and significance of otherwise asymptomatic temporomandibular (TMJ) joint popping and clicking?
Author: Davis, Brian; Bailey, Justin
Keywords: crepitus
jaw noise
Date: 2011-07
Publisher: Family Physicians Inquiries Network
Citation: Evidence Based Practice 14(7): 11.
Series/Report no.: Help Desk Answers
Abstract: The etiology is unknown. Asymptomatic TMJ noises tend to have a waxing and waning course and do not need evaluation or treatment. (SOR: C, based on expert opinion.)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10355/11090

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