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Patellar dislocation: Is alway laterally (to the outside of knee). It tends to reocurr. Make the inside muscles of front of thigh stronger by bending knee slightly and lifting it across other knee (like when you cross legs when sitting down). Do repetitions if 5-10 throughout the day. This will keep patella align in the middle so it does not dislocate laterally. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dislocation is a condition in which a bone has come out of place from a joint, usually due to a sports injury, a fall, a bike/car accident, or a birth defect. The dislocated joint can have its out-of-place bone put back into proper position, but further treatment may be needed ...Read more
Depends: Treatment will depend upon the type of "dislocation". Evaluation by your dentist or an oral and maxillofacial surgeon can hopefully diagnose if your problem is a skeletal problem where your mouth may be locked wide open or a problem with the disc or meniscus where your mouth may be slightly open and not be able to close with either scenario. Additional studies are needed to confirm the diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have been Diagnosed from a Jaw CT Scan with Bi-Lateral Jaw Dislocation. Is it possible to view the Discs with CT,?
Subluxation: Subluxation of the joint, joint dislocation needs to be reduced(relocated) quickly. Disks displacement is a similar but related condition. MRI and Cone Beam Tomography can be helpful Diagnostic tools. You need to be examined by a competent Dentist to perform the differential diagnosis. ...Read more
Mandibular joint, neck, & throat burning badly, joint pain (giving me headaches) lightheaded & dizzy. Double jaw dislocation 2 & 4 days ago. Help plz?
I had a fractured jaw, had 2 plates. Because of injury, i suffer from jaw dislocations, clicking, muscles in my jaw, head and neck hard as a rock, wake up with migraine. What can I do I can't eat steak?
Broken jaw: The first thing you should do is see and discuss your progress with the surgeon. Often reassurance is not a strong suit of surgeons. The energy dissipated into your jaw to break it is tremendous, and parts that dont break like the tmjs are often injured (nonsurgical injury). So the healing after jaw fractures may take months. The migraines are a separate issue not caused by fractures. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Severe TMJ with multiple dislocations. Jaw sublexes when ever opens more than 1 inch. No help w guards,massage, anti inflamatories. Next steps?
Because: It is not normal for our jaw to dislocate in the first place. Every time it dislocates and you pop it back in makes it more likely to pop out the next time. At least get it check out by an ENT doc, to make sure you dont have any significant TMJ issues or otherwise. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer