Received Date: Aug 19, 2015 / Accepted Date: Aug 24, 2015 / Published Date: Aug 31, 2015
What Is Parafunction?
It’s not easy to define, in most of the medical dictionaries the term does not exist.
It is a muscular disorder, from neural origin, it is repetitive, unconscious and without utilitarian sense.
In the mouth. Mainly there are two types of parafunctions:
The ones related to chewing.
The ones related to deglutition.
The first related to the stress and anxiety.
The second probably related to the “memes” ( parcels of neuromuscular information transmitted like “genes” or by cultural imitation).
Citation: Harster P, Bonadex Dentistas (2015) Otolaryngol (S unnyvale) 5:i002 Doi: 10.4172/2161-119X.1000i002
Copyright: © 2015 Harster P. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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