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A 23-year-old male asked:

There's a stiffness from my left ear to my jaw it started while chewing. when i open my mouth it pains and it pains in my ear sometimes, what is this?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
Stiffness: You may have a dysfunctional jaw joint. You need to see a Dentist with knowledge of TMJ problems.
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