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A 21-year-old female asked:

I have had previous 2x tmj arthocenthesis on my jaw, and this past week i have heard every time i talk or eat a crackling and since yesterday i have had pain in my jaw and have sharp shooting pains and the skin is also sensitive to the touch.

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Dr. Johannes Steynberg
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USE ANTIINFLAMMATOR: THIS IS VERY LIKELY TO BE AN INFLAMMOTORY CONDITION. CHEW SOLID FOOD, ?BILTONG ETC. tHE IMMEDIATE ANSWER WOULD BE TO USE CELEBREX OR CELECXIB OR CATAFLAM D. IF PERSISTS, SPECIAL INVESTIGATIONS NEEDED

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