A 59-year-old female asked:
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i was rear ended and felt like i had a broken rib. weeks later i was diagnosed with tm in the exact area. could that have caused my tm?

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Dr. Richard Romano
8 years experience Internal Medicine
TM problem : The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) t can be inflamed after a car accident. I have seen it many times. A causal relationship to your accident and TMJ problems is best answered by a doctor who is able to consider the entire picture.
Answered on Jul 26, 2019

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