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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. J Roberts
Dr. J Roberts answered
27 years experience Vascular Surgery
No: Temporal arteries should be palpable normally. Migraine is a vascular headache intra-cranially, yet tenderness can occur extra-cranially. Migraines a ... Read More

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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Anger, maybe: In some people, temporal arteries may bulge when they're angry. There is also a condition called temporal arteritis which has little to do with stres ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Travis Titlow
40 years experience Dentistry
Most likely stress.: Most likely your pain is from bruxism(clenching or grinding your teeth). The amount of bruxing is directly proportional to the amount of stress you a ... Read More
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Dr. James Donley
54 years experience Dentistry
NO: Tm joints, which every one has two of, do not bring on headaches or pain in the eyes. If you are clenching or grinding your teeth this will cause pain ... Read More
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Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No: No effect on thickness of temporal artery. Temple headaches are common however. See a TMJ expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper trai ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
No: Anything is possible but your description does not suggest this diagnosis. In addition, giant cell arteritis is incredibly rare in a 21 year old.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Cohen
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible migraines: You may have migraine headaches. Consult with a neurologist.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
21 years experience Rheumatology
If the pain is by: If the pain is by your ear, it may tmj. If you wake up with headaches in the am and grind your teeth this can cause pain along the temporalis muscle. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
29 years experience Radiology
See your provider: If a high quality, well interpreted mra was normal in 2012, another mra will likely not be helpful. Please see your health care provider for further ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
See an OS or MD: Without actually being able to examine you, we can't accurately diagnose the cause of your symptoms. Start with and oral surgeon or your physician fo ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
22 years experience Dentistry
Signs of clenching: You may have wear facets on several teeth (see picture), you may wake up with a tender jaw, you may wake up with a headache, you may have flat teeth ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Landi
47 years experience Phlebology
Normal finding: The temporal arteries and temporal veins lie immediately adjacent to each other. During exercise or increased activity, the arteries will pulsate bec ... Read More

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