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Lower jaw ache pain. What could be the problem?

Lower jaw ache pain. What could be the problem?

Several things: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thoroughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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How do I know the difference between jaw ache and toothache?

How do I know the difference between jaw ache and toothache?

Dentist: You can see your regular dentist. They can let you know if you need to see a specialist. ...Read more

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Why does my tooth/jaw ache when I chew/bite?

Why does my tooth/jaw ache when I chew/bite?

Tooth/jaw pain: This is impossible to answer without a clinical examination with x-rays. See your dentist for a thorough dental examination. ...Read more

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Do people sometimes suffer from jaw ache and toothache as a result of stress?

Clinching : Stress may lead to grinding and clinching your teeth and both may cause jaw aches, please check with your dentist and let him determine if you grinds your teeth or not. ...Read more

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Can I take one 325 mg of aspirin if I have a jaw ache?

Can I take one 325 mg of aspirin if I have a jaw ache?

Jaw ache: You could, but ibuprofen would be better. Even better than that would be to figure out why your jaw aches in the first place. If it continues, please see your doctor. I wish you the very best! ...Read more

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During the day when I am awake, i grind/clench my teeth. This is what i think makes my jaw ache. Is this a bad thing and how do I stop?

During the day when I am awake, i grind/clench my teeth. This is what i think makes my jaw ache. Is this a bad thing and how do I stop?

Being aware: Is the first step. When you feel like clenching substitute another activity like squeezing your hand. It is silent and won't bother antony. Talk to your counselor to find out if you can determine what the stress is that causes you to clench so maybe it can be lessened. That is the best thing you can do. Maybe your parents can help too. ...Read more

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Just started having on and of jaw ache. Feel the ache slightly every minute or so on left side. Could this be heart? No other symptoms.

Just started having on and of jaw ache. Feel the ache slightly every minute or so on left side. Could this be heart? No other symptoms.

Jaw ache: need better history but it may be TMJ pain. Cardiac pain is exercise induced pain, you get it when you are exerting yourself, like walking up the stairs or a hill. Rest angina is rare. See your PCP and give a much more thorough history! ...Read more

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Jaw ache causes? Besides teeth grinding 

Jaw ache causes? Besides teeth grinding 

Many: Including Hx of trauma, malocclusion, parafunctional habits, infection, reaction to medication, systemic disorder, stress, referred pain, and many other possibilities. See your Dentist for diagnosis and treatment or referral. ...Read more

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Hi I have had a continuous headache for the past fortnight, it's always on right side my cheek And Jaw ache if I try and sleep on it?

Hi I have had a continuous headache for the past fortnight, it's always on right side my cheek
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Jaw ache if I try and sleep on it?

See a doc: It is difficult to assess your symptoms on this forum. Continuous headache and jaw pain can be indicative of many things such as an simple headache, infection, migraine, or inflammation of your facial structures. See a physician for a proper evaluation! ...Read more

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Is jaw ache a sign of lung cancer?

Is jaw ache a sign of lung cancer?

Most likely not: Unless the lung cancer has progressed enough to metastasize to the bone of the jaw it is unlikely the pain is related to any lung carcinoma. However, changes in voice (hoarseness) may be related to lung cancer if it damages the laryngeal nerve in the chest. ...Read more

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