A 21-year-old male asked:
i heard a snap when i was being choked while wrestling, now it hurts to swallow, it's been a week and hasn't healed, is this normal? it feels swollen
2 doctor answers
Dr. Felicia Mata answered
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
See your doctor...: The sooner you are checked, the more you can avoid further complications. Hopefully you didn't tear a ligament in your TMJ or fibers from any of the muscles of mastication and deglutition (swallowing).
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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