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Aching Upper Jaw
What causes Pain in chin, & between chin & neck? Dull ache. Some jaw pain, upper and lower.Pcp says not cardiac.
What causes pain in the area between the chin and neck? Just a dull ache, as if someone is pressing there.Some lower jaw pain & upper jaw pressure.
Woke with r upper jaw sore, neck tender, feels out of place, can't chew...Teeth ok. This was on l with ludwigs angina. Feels bruised?
Possible TMJ: But so difficult to diagnose with no other info. You say your teeth are 'ok', but how do you know? Has a dentist recently examined you with radiographs? Either way give a local dentist a call for a consult. If you feel your tongue swelling (possible mandibular dental infection) go immediately to the er.. Ludwigs angina can close off your airway. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My back teeth on my upper jaw are aching on the right side and ccasionally I will get an ear ache and a headache also on the right side of my face.
Is it possible for anxiety to cause sore upper jaw inside mouth and tongue pain? I don't grind teeth but having marital problems. Hubbythreatsmylife.
Seek safe place: If your husband is threatening your life, please go to the hospital ER or safe place. If you can not leave the house, call 911. ...Read more
Sore lump on right shoulder, sending extreme paint to upper jaw, ear, noise and eye. Started as just knots under the skin now it's a noticeable lump.
Need evaluation: This needs to be evaluated by a doctor ASAP. List of possible causes to numerous to list here. Please have this evaluated ASAP. Best of luck with this. Dr R ...Read more
I noticed my mom's upper jaw just behind the left ear is inflamed. She has head ache & couldn't raise left arm. No fever. Can swallow normally.?
Ear inflammation: The most common causes of redness and inflammation behind the ear are: skin infection, cysts (infected or inflamed), or infected lymph notes. There is no obvious way to relate this directly to your mother's complaint of inability to raise her left arm. If she truly is unable to lift her arm, then she should see a doctor to make sure she is not having a stroke. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ear and upper mouth pain along upper jaw. Pain before wisdom tooth removed, didn't solve problem. Been to three dentists and ent. Constant ache.
Mystery: We are limited as to what to attribute the cause of your symptoms to over the internet. This requires a proper and complete medical and dental history, along with a clinical exam and a full set of x-rays. You might want to get a consult at a local dental school or a teaching hospital dental residency program. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: It's possible to do single arch treatment in a limited problem field. Usually, however, it's necessary to treat both arches in order to get the best "fit, " function, esthetics, and stability. Ask an orthodontic specialist to examine you and give you the treatment options that are in your best interest. ...Read more
What should I do about a possible tooth erupting in the spce where the lower and upper jaw come together?
See a dentist: You will then know if it is a tooth and if it should be left alone or extracted. ...Read more
I have a pressure like feeling in my face in the top of my upper jaw and I also hear a continuous ringing in my head.
See your MD: It sounds like you need to have a full exam from a physician as soon as possible. You need a careful history and physical exam to examine these symptoms. Good luck. ...Read more
I got hit in the jaw by a phone. Since then it has been constantly aching not a problem when eating but hurts when pressed. What could I have done?
Bruise/Hematoma?: If the area is discolored you could have a bruise or a possible hematoma. If the pain persists or increases in intensity, you may want to see your dentist for evaluation. ...Read more