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Jaw Feels Loser After Large Yawn And Cracking Sensation
Likely TMJ: Most likely due to TMJ dysfunction or a dental condition. Tmj, temporomandibular joint, is the jaw joint which can become inflamed, irritated, dislocated and cause these symptoms. Common reasons are trauma, chewing on a hard substance, bruxism, etc. Etc. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Yawning is opening the mouth semi-voluntarily while taking a long, deep breath of air. It is a type of reflex action controlled by the brain (a person cannot yawn on command). Yawning is normal, and usually due to drowsiness or tiredness. However, excessive yawning that happens much more often than normal may be caused by vagus nerve signals, due ...Read more
5wk pain / left side front neck when swallowing after yawn, sneezing, and randomly. Feels muscular. Ent scope, nothing. Very tense muscles. Any idea?
My wrist is constantly uncomfortable and in dull pain. It's worsened by exerting force (opening jars). I also hear cracking when I move them around.
See orthopedic: doctor and have it checked. Any history of trauma to the wrist. ...Read more
Pain when opening mouth/chewing too much, popping jaw, pain/tenderness behind, and in front of ear, ear fullness, headache, throat feel swollen/sore?
Neck sore, left side of jaw and tongue hurt, jaw clicks and pops when yawning. Pain in front of right ear when I press down.
See an OFP: Orofacial Pain includes a number of clinical problems involving the masticatory muscles or TMJ. Some people may experience pain in the ears, cheeks or side of the head, while others experience problems with their bite, clicking noise when moving the jaw. They are the expert in this field. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Left ear is making lots of cracking/bubbles popping noises. It occurs when I turn my head from side to side, opening the jaws, and touching around ear?
Eustachian tube: Your Eustachian tube is a tunnel between the idle ear space and the back of your throat. When you yawn, turn your head, etc. you straighten it and sometimes this leads a partially closed tube to open/allow air to enter the middle ear. This causes the popping. It is often seen with allergies, colds, etc. It is more irritant than problem. Your doc could make sure it is not an ear infection starting, ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Jaw is stiff and pops when opening. Facial muscle feel tense I have headaches that start at jaw. Sometimes feel dizzy. Lots of stres and anxiety. TMJ?
Throbbing pressure feeling in left neck, back of ear, and near the joint of jaw. 3 weeks of pain. Gets worse. Hurts when swallowing, talking or moving?
Pressure: Partial blockage of the eustacian tube which runs from the side of the back of the throat into the middle ear. When this happens it creates a sensation of fullness. You can try relieving this by thrusting your lower jay forward and your head back, or by holding your nostrils and blowing against a closed mouth (but be very careful with this), or use a nasal spray or decongestant or a sinus rinse. ...Read more
33week preg,blocked nose,pain on temple,worse when bending, jaw ache and cheek bone ache,aches down side of neck too and abit when swallowing?
Sinusitis: This sounds like sinusitis and it is necessary to see your obstetrician or physician/provider taking care of you during your pregnancy. You must be screened for strep pharyngitis! This is treatable in the third trimester using safe medications. You might want to try nasal saline initially or if you feel brave, a neti pot using sterile saline. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im getting a whoosing sound in both ears at night and jaw clicking on 1 side.sometimes wake and feels like jaw locked momentarily. What could this be?
TMJ?: This may be a temporomandibular joint malfunction. Best way to find out is to see an ENT doctor and have yourself examined. Best wishes. ...Read more
Having returning left side jaw pain only when i bite down i quit chewing gum its not bad pain just annoying also ears popping when moving jaw?
TMJ ?: Very possible. Let your dentist take a look. ...Read more
Cheekbone pain, itchy eyebrows with discomfort, when i bite down teeth feel funny, headaches that feel pressure like, sore throat warm to touch ?
Sinusitis: This sounds like classic maxillary sinusitis, with sensory nerve paresthesia that runs thru the involved sinus or else maxillary tooth inflammation. You might not require abx, but start on OTC decongestant topical spray (Afrin) for few days with nasal saline sprays. If known seasonal allergies then take meds for those as well, even OTC. Visible facial swelling or failure to improve requires abx. ...Read more
Left jaw joint ache when chin tilted down or turning neck left. sometimes pain uppr left throat & ear when swallowng. jaw clicking when eating. tmjd?
TMJ-TMD: TMJ disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. The common symptom are: headache, jaw pain, neck pain, eye pain, earache. Proper diagnosis is the key for the successful treatment. This disorder will not resolve on its own with home care. Rec.: orofacial pain specialist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Neck pain (near adams apple/right side) when swallowing. Feels like sharp/stabbing pain. Doesn't feel like its inside throat. Off and on for months.
Jaw hinge pain, when i open and close mouth and chew. hurts bad and feels hot sometimes, theres also some clicking . do see a dentist? or pcp?
Rough popping feeling with pain inside of throat on left side near Adam's apple when swallowing/coughing. (Female,17)?
Now, that's annoying: Since that feeling is near your Adam's apple (or in your case, your Eve's apple) it's probably not coming from your ear on that side. But it could be a cartilage near your apple. Best to have it examined by your regular doctor. Be sure to tell him/her if you have ever had trauma to that area. ...Read more
Jaw makes a clicking sound when opening and closing mouth. Also pain behind left ear when biting down on something. What could it be?
TMJ diagnosis can it caused ear pain when swallowing? Sore under ear, temple, front neck muscle and ear pain when eating & swallowing. Jaw clicks too. :(
TMJ: These are all symptoms of TMJ dysfunction. Most TMJ dysfunction is caused by bruxism (chronic teeth grinding and/or clenching), or a bad bite. Make an appointment with your dentist or a dentist who treats TMJ dysfunction for an examination. You might also want to see an ENT specialist to rule out any ear or head and neck infections. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers