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A 35-year-old female asked:

Could palpitations in back of the head relate to cervical/tmj issues? there's no headache only jaw discomfort & can 'feel' heartbeat in head/nape

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Dr. Robert Douglas
Orthodontics 51 years experience
Possibly: Your symptoms are not inconsistent with TMJ. Ask your dentist for a referral to a qualified TMJ dentist.
Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Very Common: You may also have toothaches, tension headaches, neck aches, dizziness and earaches. See dentists who have more experience in evaluating and treating TMJ.

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Last updated Nov 13, 2015

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