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I Was Eating And Suddenly My Right Jaw Started Hurting
Just the last 2 days when I eat my jaw and cheeks hurt! But mostly my cheeks hurt while eating! What's wrong with me?
I have a question today I was eating lunch and my left side of my jaw popped really bad and now it hurts what do I do?
See a Dentist:
The popping is a sign of Temporomandibular Joint Disfunction (TMD). Since you're having pain, see your dentist to get some treatment. If you have further questions, schedule an inbox consult with me at:
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Hello, my jaw hurts very badly when I chew, it gradually gets worse as I eat until I have to stop eating for a bit, any help would be greatly appreciated, thank you!
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
Son fell off scooter & hit L side face hard path few days ago- was ok tho. Now swollen on L, no bruise/cut & hurts BOTH sides of jaw esp when eating?
Evaluation: He should be see his doctor to be evaluated and have Xray to be sure no fracture then he be treated. ...Read more
When I start eating it feels like there is a needle under the side of my tongue and I have painful lump under my jaw where the pain inside hurts.
Abnormal: Abnormal findings. See an oral surgeon ASAP for exam. ...Read more
Pain only in left jaw near ear, when eating drinking coughing opening mouth it hurts. Been like that for over a month. What could it be?
Jaw pain: Hello, I would first think of tmj. The jaw joint may become inflamed and benefit from otc ibuprophen. I usually have patients use this as directed for 10 days. Also avoid repetitive jaw motion like gum chewing. See your doctor for confirmation. Physical therapy and possibly a dental splint while sleeping may help. ...Read more
Is working on facial muscles with physiotherapy vibrating massager side-effective? Jaw hurts with a punch I took recently, hard to open while eating.
Best to be seen by: A dentist or oral surgeon for exam and x-rays to rule out any jaw fractures. If all normal they can prescribe exercises and palliative treatment options or refer you for pt. Best to be seen sooner rather than later. Hope this helps and thanks for the question. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Pain in jaw TMJ one side, hurts and is hard to fully bite down. Triggered by grinding teeth and eating hard things. Better with rest. Should I see Dr?
Why do my jaws ache with a pulsing feeling sometimes after eating/drinking? It doesn't hurt but it creates a pulsing feeling around my jaw and cheeks.
Probably referred se: This most likely represents a swallowing sensation from the neck signaling the brain. But the brain is not able to precisely interpret the information and since the throat, upper neck and jaw are related the same in development, then the signal is referred to the jaw. ...Read more
44F Right lower jaw pain, hurts when touched. Back molars on same side hurt when eating something hard, right temple also hurts at times &ear pain?
Could be...: Could bee infected tooth/teeth, infected gums, TMJ, split (fractured) tooth, or one of hundreds of other problems. Can't diagnose without examination/X-rays and other tests. Please put down the computer, pick up the phone, and call your Dentist for an emergency appointment ASAP before your chronic problem becomes an acute problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in neck just below jaw a little on left × 2 days. Hurts more when bending over or after eating. Taking 1000mg naproxen twice daily helps a little.
TMJ/TMD: The most common musculoskeletal disorder causing orofacial pain is a temporomandibular disorder. Noises from the TMJs are a symptom of dysfunction of these joints. See an orofacial pain practitioner for diagnosis and treatment if needed. ...Read more
Inside of ear hurts when move tongue around after eating (when clearing teeth of food) + sometimes during. Jaw and teeth do not hurt. What can I do?
TMJ or Ear: If this is a dental-related problem, it could be an acute episode of tempro-mandibular joint dysfunction exacerbated by chewing. When you move your tongue, you probably move the TMJ on that side. It could also be an ear infection. Take your pick of doctors to see: a dentist, an ear specialist (otolarygologist) or even a generl practice physician. ...Read more
Experiencing jaw pain and severe ear pain after eating for 4 months the pain starts in my teeth as I'm eating it hurts to bite down on food for a coup?
Jaw Pain: Either you suffer from TMJ/TMD and you can read more about it at: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/tmj/home/ovc-20209398 or you are getting referred pain from a specific tooth or dental problem (or both). In any case if you want help please see a dentist who can examine you and determine the cause of your problem. ...Read more
My lower jaw (tmj) started to hurt a lot today. Is this something I should be worried about? Started tuesday night, and into wednesday. I either age some bad food, or had the stomach flu. Spent most of wednesday drinking water and broth, eating only a
Pain on right side of my Adams apple for about 14 days, hurts very bad to swallow, have a hard time eating food or drinking but managed to do it. Started as a tickle in my throat and cough also had been in right Jaw. I always feel like I have to clear m
Cough: Need to see a dr as you may have a diverticula that is causing bathe problem. ...Read more
TMJ: This sounds like a problem with your TMJ joint (the jaw hinge joint). Most likely inflammation that can be caused by multiple things such as grinding your teeth at night. Ask someone if you do! I tell patients to try a soft diet, nsaids, and a warm compress when the pain is bothersome. If it continues consider, seeing a dentist that is comfortable treating TMJ disorder. ...Read more
It could: Suggest you see an oral surgeon to determine cause and recover the desired relationship of the jaws. ...Read more
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