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Doctor insights on: Lump On Upper Jaw

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I have a knot in my throat on the right side just above my upper jaw line. I also have a lump on my neck which is on the right side just at my hair.

I have a knot in my throat on the right side just above my upper jaw line. I also have a lump on my neck which is on the right side just at my hair.

See a doctor: Get these examined to be sure it is nothing serious. Cannot diagnose these without an exam and full history. Good luck.

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Sore lump on right shoulder, sending extreme paint to upper jaw, ear, noise and eye. Started as just knots under the skin now it's a noticeable lump.

Sore lump on right shoulder, sending extreme paint to upper jaw, ear, noise and eye. Started as just knots under the skin now it's a noticeable lump.

Need evaluation: This needs to be evaluated by a doctor ASAP. List of possible causes to numerous to list here. Please have this evaluated ASAP. Best of luck with this. Dr R

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I have a bump on my upper jaw bone?

I have a bump on my upper jaw bone?

Need examination: See an oral surgeon who can help diagnose and treat problem.

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I have a hard (small) bump in my upper jaw on right side hard palate from last -7 years. I have allergy and sinusitis also. Bump is irritating now.

I have a hard (small) bump in my upper jaw on right side hard palate from last -7 years. I have allergy and sinusitis also. Bump is irritating now.

Oral lesion: That bump needs to be evaluated. If it has been there that long and not really changed, that is a good thing. It may just be something has locally irritated it. Your tobacco use history is of some concern. Please get it checked out by a healthcare professional. Good luck.

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I feel with my tongue a hard bump in my upper jaw next to the gum molar. I have torus palate already. What this bump can be? No pain

I feel with my tongue a hard bump in my upper jaw next to the gum molar. I have torus palate already. What this bump can be? No pain

May be tori: If you already have tori, it could be that, but you should see a dentist to evaluate and make sure that you rule out a possible cyst, gum boil or other lesion.

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How did I get a lump under my jaw?

How did I get a lump under my jaw?

Unable to answer: Many possible diagnosis, from swollen lymph nodes, to blocked salivary glands, to congenital cysts, to tumors. Please see your doctor soon.

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What can cause a lump on the jaw line?

What can cause a lump on the jaw line?

Lymph node?: If it is mobile and round, it may possibly be an inflammed lymph node. Your doctor could diagnose it if it persists.

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I have a painless lump under my jaw! Help?

I have a painless lump under my jaw! Help?

Many reasons: There are many reasons for your lump. Having a lump is not normal. See a dermatologist or an oral surgeon.

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How is upper jaw pain related to sinusitis?

How is upper jaw pain related to sinusitis?

Yes: The roots of your upper molars are in close proximity to the maxillary sinus. Sinusitis can mimic upper tooth pain and vice versa. Get an examination from your local otolaryngologist.

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I've got a hard lump on my jaw line. What could be wrong?

I've got a hard lump on my jaw line. What could be wrong?

Benign vs malignant: Hard lumps anywhere, not just at jaw line, could be due to reasons ranging from benign (safe, non-cancerous) to infectious to malignant (cancerous). Rather than speculate online, go see your Family Doc for initial evaluation.

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What could cause a painful lump on jaw (underside of chin)?

What could cause a painful lump on jaw (underside of chin)?

Lymph Node: A lot of poss answers to this & a lot depends on the characteristics it. There are a lot of areas of lymph nodes in the body (see pic) including in the "submandibular" space below the chin. This could be from your body fighting a viral or bacterial infection-which may need tx. If viral it will likely go away by itself. Could also be an abscess or other prob. If stays, red, warm, fever get checked

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What to do if I have painful lump on jaw (underside of chin)?

What to do if I have painful lump on jaw (underside of chin)?

Oral surgeon: Could be something as simple as an abscess from an infected tooth, to a skin cyst, to a tumor. See an oral surgeon for diagnosis and suggestions about treastment.

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What does it mean if my left jaw hurts and feels like a lump?

What does it mean if my left jaw hurts and feels like a lump?

Many possibilities: There are a multitude of things that can cause this. The place to start is with your dentist. Get a proper diagnosis and go from there.

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Please tell me, are braces on upper jaw only possible to get?

Please tell me, are braces on upper jaw only possible to get?

Depends: It's possible to do single arch treatment in a limited problem field. Usually, however, it's necessary to treat both arches in order to get the best "fit, " function, esthetics, and stability. Ask an orthodontic specialist to examine you and give you the treatment options that are in your best interest.

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I have a large moveable lump, just under my jaw. What could this be?

I have a large moveable lump, just under my jaw. What could this be?

Lymph node or...: The area under your jaw has lymph nodes and salivary glands. The most common is the submandibular gland, which is present on both sides and can be moveable. If concerned, have it checked by an ENT doctor.

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I have an enlarged lump under my cheekbone and above my jaw. What is it?

Difficult to say: A lump in that area could be due to a tooth infection. A bit more rare, but not unheard of is also a blockage of the saliva duct in your cheek. There are also other possibilities, so you should see your doctor or a dentist if you think it could be due to a tooth.