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A 48-year-old female asked:

lump under my right jaw soft , tender & what is it and should i see my family doctor?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you.

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A 22-year-old male asked:

I can feel and palpate two mobile bony like structures non tender around my right jaw?Is it of concern? Or is it normal?

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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia ii, do, ms
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Get evalutated: There shouldn't be anything hard and mobile in that area.
A 42-year-old member asked:

What could be causing my jaw to always feel sore/out of place/pop?

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Lots of things: It could be anything from arthritis to nothing. Your doctor will be able to at least start you on the right path.
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A 42-year-old female asked:

What is a black sore on the inside of my jaw?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
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Needs to be seen: Was there an accidentally injury to the inside of your mouth? Perhaps a blood clot or hematoma? Unfortunately we can't diagnose such things without actually being able to see it. Set up an appointment with your dentist for an accurate diagnosis.
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A 65-year-old member asked:

Treatment for sore swollen gland below jaw line?

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Dr. Jake Richards
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See your provider: Is it tender? Do you have any other symptoms? Swollen glands (certain ones) can mean you have an active infection. It may be tooth related especially if it is only on one side. You should see your dentist or physician to rule out infection. Take in consideration the time fram you have been swollen as well. I.
A 16-year-old female asked:

I have a lump on my jaw line its been there for a while now, however just recently its started to get achy and sore, what could it be?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
See DDS or MD: If it's inside your mouth see a dentist and if it's on the outside of your face see a physician. These things need to be seen firsthand in order to know how to proceed. If it's starting to get sore then the sooner you see someone the better.

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