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Neck and jaw pain

A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
Dentistry 38 years experience
Rule out TMJ: Consult with your dentist to rule out any TMJ involvement. The solution may be as simple as the fabrication of a night guard.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
TMJ - TMD: Temporo-mandibular disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. Earache, neck pain and jaw pain are the common symp... Read More

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Dr. Charles Kattuah
Dentistry 23 years experience
Not likely: Pain in the upper extremities such as jaw/neck does not usually refer from a lower area like the abdomen. If you believe that you have indigestion the... Read More
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Careful: Pain from angina (ischemia to heart muscle) can fell like indigestion. Also can occur in the arms, shoulders, neck, jaw, throat, or back. I'd recommen... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
See Dentist: Please call your dentist for evaluation to rule out oro-facial cause, which is more probable than cardiac cause in a 31 year old.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allan Stewart
Thoracic Surgery 26 years experience
Anginal equivalent: Yes, it is absolutely possible for heart attack victims to have neck or jaw pain as their presenting symptoms. In fact, patients who a diabetic run a... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Neck and jaw pain without chest pain would be considered an "atypical" presentation but it does happen. Remember that a heart attack can (and does in ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Stress Test: Clinically positive by symptoms and requires further evaluation perhaps with a nuclear stress test.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ehsan Ansari
Cardiology 30 years experience
Possible: It is reassuring that your choesterl, sugar, BP and heart rate are good. It seems that you have a low risk of cardiac disease. However coronary event... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Unrelated: These represent separate body compartments.There is no way to put a gut reaction together with something going on in the head/neck..
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
911: Put down the computer. Pick up the phone. Call 911. You may be having a heart attack. Don't try to drive yourself. Get alternate transportation (am... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Beck
Dentistry 11 years experience
See your doctor: Red and swollen tonsils are a definite sign of infection. You should see your physician as soon as possible. The tonsils are a part of the immune syst... Read More

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