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My dentist left a dark bruise on my jaw, & abrasions inside my mouth. It was never acknowledged by him. What can I do to make him realize he did it to me?
Though : Though I have to agree with the other responses there is one possible explanation that was not covered. I have had numerous occasions where patients have come back after treatment with the same complaints that you described. What has happened is that the patient has injured their cheek or tongue accidentally because they were still numb and did not realize that they had caused damage to themselves. I always caution my patients to be careful until the numbness wears off. Many patients who take Aspirin or Aspirin products are prone to bruising even after simple procures. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Movement or : When you bruised your jaw you could move it with pain but when you dislocated you hardly move it.. ...Read more
My gf was beaten. She has two broken ribs, bruised, swollen vagina, dislocated jaw. She has pain in her abdomen and it feels hard. What can she do?
Exam, police report: Hi. It sounds like it may have been a beating and sexual assault as well. She needs to be examined in a safe and nurturing environment, and a police report needs top be filed to hopefully catch the person who did this. Planned parenthood is excellent, and any ER is equipped to deal with assaults and police reports. I'm glad she's alive. I hope she can recover from the emotional trauma as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pain under my jaw on the right side of my neck.it feels like its bruised.doesnt feel swollen?
See Doc for Jaw Pain: Hard to say without seeing and figuring out some questions such as - Has there been any trauma to your jaw? - Do you have any other illness? Any history of thyroid problems (a gland on the neck)? Is it related to your lymph nodes? Either way the best answer would be to see your doctor who will be able to feel exactly where the pain is and figure out likely causes. ...Read more
Ive got a Hard lump on jaw after molar removal 2 days ago which wasn't there before is this normal it just feels bruised no pain as such.
Treatment: You can gargle the mouth with listerine few times a day , and it will help to resolve this condition. ...Read more
I had a cyst on my left cheek/jaw and got it drained three months ago. The swelling / bruise is not completely gone.Do i need to get it drained again?
Hard to say: You need to go back and get it checked again by the person that drained it. It might need further intervention ...Read more