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Pain at left side on my face near ear. When I open my mouth it is happening majorly?

Pain at left side on my face near ear. When I open my mouth it is happening majorly?

Joint pain: This is usually due to a problem with the temporo-mandibular joint which may be misaligned by muscular problems, old trauma, dental misalignment or arthritis. Oral surgeons or otolaryngologists handle these types of problems. ...Read more

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Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Its paining below left ear and also having prblem in opening mouth why is it paining?

Its paining below left ear and also having prblem in opening mouth why is it paining?

TMJ or?: Symptoms do not give enough information for diagnosis. Could range from TMJ (jaw joint) problem to benign or malignant tumor. See ENT or oral surgeon ASAP for diagnosis/treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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Why do my ears always pop when I open my mouth wide? This has been happening for the last 4 years, is it normal?

Why do my ears always pop when I open my mouth wide? This has been happening for the last 4 years, is it normal?

TMJoint disc: I'm confident it is related to your tmjoint disc (s). See a dentist to evaluate you to confirm my diagnosis and see what can be done to prevent or minimize this as well as ensure it doesn't lead to more serious problems over time. ...Read more

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Fluttering in ear for last week. It flutters more when I close my mouth. There is no pain associated w this. What is it?

Fluttering in ear for last week. It flutters more when I close my mouth. There is no pain associated w this. What is it?

Pressure changes: Possibly tympanic membrane motility with changes in inner ear & Eustachian tube pressure +/- effusion. You need a pneumatic otoscopy and a good HEENT exam otherwise we are just theorizing. ...Read more

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Six year old woke at 5 a.m. with temp of 101 (mouth)/103 (ear). Woke again at 7, normal temp. Should we be concerned or watching for further symptoms?

Six year old woke at 5 a.m. with temp of 101 (mouth)/103 (ear). Woke again at 7, normal temp. Should we be concerned or watching for further symptoms?

Watch for now: Did you give her any fever medication at 5 AM? If yes, that would explain the normal 7 AM temp.
If she has a recurrence of her fever and complains of a sore throat, or a cough with chest discomfort, or severe abdominal pain or discomfort passing urine, then have her Pediatrician check her. ...Read more

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When u open your mouth and your ear hurts?

When u open your mouth and your ear hurts?

Jaw pain: Two thought. Could be sign of tmj, but can also be associated with middle ear effusion. Check witth your doctor this could be determined in the office. ...Read more

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Ear hurts when I open mouth after hitting head. What could be wrong?

Ear hurts when I open mouth after hitting head. What could be wrong?

TMJ disorder: Post-trauma TMJ patients always report earache, neck pain, and headache as well as sleep disturbances. See OFP specialist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I can only open my mouth half way open or it hurts bad pain under ear

Very: Very little information to go on. Could be a number of different things, including trismus, your wisdom teeth, TMJ pain, or an infection.
Please make an appointment with your dentist to be evaluated and treated. ...Read more

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Pain when opening mouth on left side. I have braces. What could be causing this? Just happened all of a sudden. Also pain in ears as well? 22 y.O.

Joint dysfunction: The symptoms that you describe are possibly the result of jaw joint dysfunction. Symptoms of tmd (temporomandibular joint dysfunction) can include facial muscle pain, joint pain, and ear symptoms such as ear pain, ear stuffiness, and ringing sounds in the ear. Inform your orthodontist of these symptoms so that he may address this problem. ...Read more

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Can you recommend a good household thermometer? Should I get one that measures it in the mouth or the ear? Do all doctors in the us use fahrenheit?

Can you recommend a good household thermometer? Should I get one that measures it in the mouth or the ear? Do all doctors in the us use fahrenheit?

Ear thermometer: An ear thermometer is rapid and accurate, except that it is harder to use in young babies. In the U.S., doctors use fahrenheit, so if mentioning a temperature in a healthtap question, please do so in fahrenheit degrees. ...Read more

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Mouth abscess and ringing in my ears, what's wrong?

Mouth abscess and ringing in my ears, what's wrong?

Separate problems: 1. A tooth abscess won't go away without treatment and the infection may spread to your jaw, cheeks, sinus and to other areas of your head and neck. See a dentist ASAP.
2. Researchers still aren’t entirely sure what happens in the auditory system to cause tinnitus. See an ENT if you’ve had ringing in your ears for more than 3 months. ...Read more

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Has anyone had ear fullness for years despite mouth guards for tmj?

Has anyone had ear fullness for years despite mouth guards for tmj?

Never seen that: A symptom of tmd can sometimes involve the ear usually manifesting itself with soreness at the anterior wall of the outer ear. Ear symptoms range from soreness, ringing, or deafness. Best to see and ear doctor first before seeing a dentist (ent). ...Read more

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When my acid reflux is acting up is it normal for my mouth and ears to feel hot?

When my acid reflux is acting up is it normal for my mouth and ears to feel hot?

Could be: LPR (Laryngeo-Pharyngeal Reflux) can cause such symptoms, if despite reflux control you still feel the same symptoms, you may want to see your doctor, best wishes ...Read more

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Left ear slightly clogged and crackles when I open mouth. What could be the problem?

Ligament: There is a ligament (pinto) that attaches from the disc of the jaw joint to the malleus of the inner ear. When the lower jaw is to far back the disc is stretched forward and sets up the crackling sounds you are in reference to. Gointi would see your dentist for an appliance that will reposition your jaw and stop the clicking. I would also see your medical doctor to rule out any ear infection. ...Read more

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Jaw pops when I open and close my mouth and also feeling pain the ears. Wht could this be?

TMJ: You may be experiencing symptoms of TMJ dysfunction and inflammation. The noise and pain in the joint by your ear is due to inflammation and imbalance of the muscles and tissues supporting the jaw. Go to see your dentist for an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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My right jaw jus under ear hurts since morning when I open my mouth. What it is. Am scared..

My right jaw jus under ear hurts since morning when I open my mouth. What it is. Am scared..

Infection: It is likely that you may have an infection in your gum or ear and the lymph nodes would possibly be inflamed as well. See a doctor who can examine you and then treat you accordingly ...Read more

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I've developed an itchy face ears mouth, can I take fexofenadine and loratadine together for faster results?

I've developed an itchy face ears mouth, can I take fexofenadine and loratadine together for faster results?

Yes but: You can use them together but they're practically identical so I don't know that you'll get much mileage out of the combination. You'd do better to use a second, different medicine with the antihistamine like a topical steroid cream. Or for really awful cases, an oral (or im) steroid. (you'd need to see your doc for that). If the itch is due to fungal infection, it must be addressed. ...Read more