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Movement or : When you bruised your jaw you could move it with pain but when you dislocated you hardly move it.. ...Read more
Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)
Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more
Elbowed in jaw, big knot/swollen, bruised, pain was so bad I was puking, hurts to talk or move at all...?
Ouch!!: The big knot is most likely a combination of blood and swelling. Take something for the discomfort and it should get better daily. I would see your dentist to be sure everything else is okay tooth wise. I would recommend a panoramic xray to rule out fracture or outright break. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibly: There are lots of reasons for jaw soreness including tooth abscess, gum infection, bruised muscle, joint dysfunction, virus, tonsillitis, ear infection, cardiac insufficiency, malocclusion, GERD, diabetes, and many other causes. You need to call your Dentist for a hands-on exam, possible x-rays, and appropriate treatment plan. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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