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Jaw And Neck Sore
Have a canker sore bottom left gum for a few days I just recently started doing the salt water thing right now my left jaw/under/neck is sore scared!!
Canker sores: Are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks only. They can be painful and can make eating and talking very difficult, can make your jaw under neck sore and are the most common oral lesions. It is always a good idea to visit your dentist to support the diagnosis. ...Read more
My stomach feels full like I can't breathe. Never wake up rested. Jaw and neck always sore. Wake up at least once per night. Anxious. Stomach feels fua?
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I have low temperature, swollen glands tender under jaw and achey neck. Sore throat. More forgetful than normal and slow thoughts and more tired. Help?
You may have: A viral infection that may actually be infectious mononucleosis, or bacterial pharyngitis such as strep throat. Whatever medicines you take for these symptoms may also be responsible for making your brain feel that way. Most viral infections will finish its course in 3-7 days by itself, and bacterial infections will require antibiotics to treat. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
What causes ear, jaw, neck pain with soreness, swelling and difficulty swallowing all on the left side.
Complex: The head and neck is exquisitely intricate. Could be anything from an ear or upper respiratory infection to TMJ syndrome to cancer in a smoker. Could be a dental problem too. If worsening need an ENT doc to examine you, especially if a smoker. Motrin can help relieve symptoms. But if worse after the drug wears off need to see a doc. ...Read more
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 more
What causes your nose and lips to tingle bilaterally sometimes but mostly on the left? Tmj hurts and jaw hinge very sore, neck pain too. MRI is good
Trigeminal Neuralgia: Description sounds like trigeminal nerualgia, This could be part of the TMJ. Probably benign but you may want to Google trigeminal neuralgia. I would recommed you see a TMJ specialist. Can treat TMJ like any muacle strain but you may need a dental prosthesis or an injection into the joint, but be careful. The facial nerve is close by. Topical such as Voltaren (diclofenac) Gel can be tried. ...Read more
My psychiatrist took me from 15 mg of Lexapro to 10 mg of celexa. I'm having withdrawl symptoms, jaw clenching, sore neck, etc. I'm also experiencing some depression. How long can I expect these symptoms to last? I knew this would happen as it's like d
Lexapro/celexa: I don't know the full reason for this change. However, 15 mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) equals 30 mg of celexa. The physical effects can take a couple of weeks to clear; however, since you are feeling depressed, you should call your psychiatrist tomorrow. Lexapro (escitalopram) is a derivative of celexa, but not everyone does equally well with a change. Also your dose is lowered, so please make contact soon. ...Read more
Fatigue, dizziness worsened by being upright), light sensitivity, sensitivity behind ear radiating to jaw, anxiety. Sore neck and back?
There can be many:
Causes Dizziness is a common symptom in neurology and has lots of different causes
There are lots of different causes of dizziness - migraine, middle ear problems (vestibular disorders - like BPPV or labyrinthitis)- and drug side effects are all common ones. Medications can also causes these symptoms as well. Schedule an appointment with a primary care physician, ...Read more
Experience excruciating pain in temple, ear, (with ringing) jaw, sore neck/throat, with headache, vicodin, ibruprofen do not alleviate. Longest 3 days?
Sides of my neck hurt, from my ears to my jaw to. Neck pain isn't soreness. Its random, and it. Feels like it burns. What could it be?
What cause your glands in your neck and jaw to swell and be sore? Also been having headaches for the last few days.
Glands: Your neck glands can be swollen from a viral infection, sinus infection, teeth problem, etc. If your symptoms persist for more than 72 hours see your doctor to determine the cause. ...Read more
There is a bit of sore feeling pain when I feel where pulse is taken on the left of my neck. Also some slight numbness in lower left jaw. What is it?
Lymph or salivary gl: Lymph node most commonly. This area, due to infections over a lifetime in throat, teeth, ears or nose or facial skin, can be chronically slightly enlarged and be normal. In this area it can also be a salivary gland. If it's an enlarged node, it is likely draining an infection or inflammation from something nearby. If swollen grape and no other symptom, get a good check-up with primary care doc. ...Read more
Need Evaluation: Cold sores don't cause the neck and jaw to swell. You need to have your dentist/physician evaluate what your specific causing condition is. ...Read more
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Swollen gland in neck right side of jaw sore, feels soreness from right side of neck like a swollen gland or limp node
Out of nowhere my neck, upper back, and jaw muscles have gotten sore. I haven't laid down or strained them. It has even moved to my cheeks. What is it?
Bruxism: Hard to say without more information. Your symptoms often result from bruxism - clenching and grinding of the teeth. See your DDS or oral surgeon for assessment. If negative, see MD. ...Read more
Really swollen and sore lymph node on left side of neck and intense jaw pain on right side that seems to where jaw attaches for over a week?
Sounds: Sounds like an infection see a doctor or dentist asap. ...Read more
I woke up this morning with a sore neck on the left side. Rubbed it and found an almond sized tender lump under my earlobe at the angle of my jaw.
Last week I was diagnosed with Bell's palsy and am on antivirals. Today my lymph nodes under jaw are sore, all the way down back of my neck. Worry?
Hard sore lump under left jaw, been coming and going over past 6 mths. Been on amitriptyline for two weeks now? For headaches. What's wrong with my neck
Please see a dentist: Most likely you have a combination of issues which require diagnostic process right away. An xray of the area will show bone deformities or inflammation. The palpation and furthermore the visualization by endoscopy, or imaging by MRI would define if there is or not a tumoral formation. Your take is start this process right now before it spreads! ...Read more
I am on celexa (citalopram) for 3 years, can celexa (citalopram) cause sore neck, sore jaw and pressure in ears?
Unlikly but possible:
Severe dry mouth or xerostomia can be a side effect of any medication. However the degree would have to be so severe that something like a parotid gland stone has formed which is causing the problem. Additionally your would have many other anticholinergic symptoms and probably more than just the Celexa (citalopram) is involved if at all.
In other words it is possible but an ENT specialist may best to check it. ...Read more
I sleep with my hand under my neck/jaw is it possible to have complications by doing that? As now my right lower jaw has been sore now
Try: Try another position and see if the soreness disappears. ...Read more
Igot a dental cleaning procedure and my head jaw neck and ear hurt. The pain gets worse when putting my head up or down? I can't open my jaw it to sore?
TMD: Temporo-mandibular disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. Earache, headache, neck pain and jaw pain are common symptoms of TMD. Proper diagnosis is the key for the successful treatment. See an orofacial pain practitioner for a consultation and evaluation. ...Read more
I've been having symptoms which I think is anxiety. Chest discomfort but not localized, sore neck, shoulders, shoulder blades and numb jaw last 9mth?
I have a sore dull aching in the side of my neck on the left side below my ear next to my jaw. Its lasts for hours some days. No fever no other sympts?
Sounds like tmj: The symptoms you describe are consistent with TMJ. Try soft diet and ice (20 min on and 10 minutes off) and take any nsaids medication. It could be bite related or caused by avoidance chewing. Arthritis is also another cause. Also, I have seen cases from giving oral sex. So avoid anything that requires wide opening and see your dentist for a TMJ splint if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Pain in right of neckbwhen breathing in, tired shortness of breath, pain in back of neck, sore jaw?
Recommend that: You see your physician for further evaluation. ...Read more