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Dr. Shawn Murray
14 years experience in Dentistry
Jaw Alignment: Usually this means that your lower jaw is prominent. A classic example is jay leno.

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Large jaw: An enlarged, protruding lower jaw may be related to Acromegaly.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Majid Jamali
25 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Perhaps : I would have to see the patient, but sounds like the upper jaw has not grown as it should have and therefore, possibly causing the lower jaw appear bi ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Schleimer
37 years experience in Orthodontics
Speculum: A speculum is an instrument a doctor uses to aid in visualization: in this case a vaginal/gynecological exam.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Maybe: Or maybe your friend has only worked on impressions that were smaller than yours. Can't really tell without visualization.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
No benefit: Micrognathia represents either genetic factors or compression of the jaw before birth by a hyper flexed head. In the later, the jaw will tend to grow ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lavinia Chong
32 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Nope: Masseter hypertrophy occurs in muscular men and certain asians. Botox has been used to reshape the face very predictably and safely by causing a certa ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Bates
35 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes, to both.: Certainly, pharyngitis can cause enlargement of lower jaw lymph nodes. Lymph nodes can become enlarged and tender in response to any regional or local ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMD: I would advise seeking an opinion on the status of your jaw joint or jaw muscles before embarking on Botox therapy. Spasm of the temporalis muscle ma ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Finished growing?: A person can grow taller if she has not finished growing. A person cannot grow taller if she has already finished growing. Height growth finishes duri ... Read More

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