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A female asked:

I was hit on the left side off my face my jaw and ear hurts and when i open my mouth my jaw hurts the side off my head hurts by the temple its tender ?

5 doctor answers11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Cody Mead
Family Medicine 13 years experience
X-ray: You should consider seeing your local doc or urgent care to get an x-ray to rule out a fracture. Hope this helps! Get well soon!
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Dr. Anya Brodsky
Dentistry 10 years experience
See a doctor: I would recommend a visit to a dentist or oral surgeon to evaluate your jaw
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Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 52 years experience
See an oral surgeon: You may have a fracture. See an oral surgeon for an examination and x-rays.
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Dr. Ramalingam Vaidyaselvan
Dentistry 30 years experience
Possible TMJ or musc: May be a TMJ issue or a muscular issue as a result of the trauma. please have it checked by an Oral surgeon asap.
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See doctor: or oral surgeon you could have a fracture or the temporal mandibular joint may be out of line.
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Last updated Jul 12, 2017

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