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A 19-year-old male asked:

I have tightness under my left jaw area and my upper left neck. any clue as to what this might be. heart related perhaps?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Cardiology 51 years experience
Jaw pain: In a 19year old this is highly unlikely to be related to the heart. More likely swollen node or submandibular gland, or possibly other local phenomenon.

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Last updated Oct 1, 2013

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