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Sleep Bruxism = rhythmic masticatory muscle activity

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Sleep Bruxism – parasomnia and parafunctional activity characterized by clenching (tonic activity) and/or repetition of phases of muscle activity (phasic activity) that produce grinding In part due to microarousals in the CNS Followed by rhythmic masticatory muscle activity (RMMA) NOT related to occlusion!!! So can not really stop but can limit damage by Deprogram hyperactive […]