Bilateral temporomandibular joint dislocation in a 10-month-old infant after vomitingWHITEMAN, PAULA JO MD; PRADEL, E. CARMEL DMDPediatric Emergency Care: December 2000 - Volume 16 - Issue 6 - pp 418-419 Illustrative Cases Abstract Author Information We describe a case of bilateral dislocation of the temporomandibular joints (TMJ) in a 10-month-old infant. TMJ dislocations can occur after opening the mouth widely with or without direct trauma. From the Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California (P.J. Whiteman) and the Department of Oral and Maxillary Surgery, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, California (E.C. Pradel) Address for reprints: Paula Jo Whiteman, MD, Ruth and Harry Roman Emergency Department, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, 8700 Beverly Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90048. © 2000 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.