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My Jaw Burns
A specialty: Severe burns, especially in children, should be treated at a burn center. The main principles are to replace fluids, excise and graft 3rd degree burns early and prevent and treat infection. Less severe burns can often be treated as an outpatient with topical mild antiseptic creams. They should be managed by a general or plastic surgeon. ...Read more
I think I have a swollen gland below my left ear lobe, right next to the top of my jaw. My ear burns also. Hurts to look up/down. How to treat? Cause?
I have small lump behind ear near jaw my neck burns my ears burns it feels like my head is wet. My neck hurts when i turn it to the rgt. Any idea?
Lumps: Lumps in the neck need to be evaluated by a surgeon. Many are infectious and are lymph nodes which may react to local ear or tooth infections. But some are more ominous and need careful evaluation and following. Depending on how long present, anything more than 2 weeks means a complete exam. ...Read more
I have tingly and slightly itchy/ numb lower cheeks and jaw...where a man would have side burns and beard. Is it side affect from aldomet (methyldopate) ?
Unlikely: An adverse reaction from Aldomet (methyldopate) would likely involve more parts of the body. That the rash is confined to the lower cheeks and jaws suggests that you may be allergic to your hair preparation such as shampoo and conditioner. Try changing these preparations to see if it gets better after 2 weeks. In the meanwhile, try topical cortisone cream. Consult a dermatologist if the problem persists. ...Read more
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?
I have what i think to be swollen lymph node in my neck behind my ear near jaw it doesn't seem to be getting larger but it burns what can cause this?
I have a mild sensation one cheek, tightness of jaw on two sides, lip burns a bit, and muscle tightness around ear. There is no throbbing pain. TMJ?
TMJ syndrome: Temporo-mandibular syndrome is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. TMJ syndrome may cause ear pain, ringing in the ears, jaw locking, jaw clicking and pain behind the ear. Proper diagnosis is the key to successful treatment. See Orofacial Pain expert for a consultation and treatment options. ...Read more
Unilateral mild burning sensation on face, tender muscles around that side of jaw and ear, mild eye pain, left side nose burns a bit, like chili TMJD?
30 min after i laydown 2 sleep I am awoke with unbearable radiatn, burn pain l-side of jaw gums i sit up 5min pain goes away what wrong with me?
Burning pain is odd: Mouth pain comes in all sorts of different types. Most tooth pain is a dull ache or sharp pain to biting or cold. Burning pain is can be associated with a neuropathic (mis-behaving nerve) pain. It also might be due to inflammation in the gums or lips. You should see a general dentist to screen you and look for causes. A referral to an endodontist, periodontist, or oral surgeon might help too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer