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Pain In Lower Ear And Jaw
Tongue/jaw pain: This is most likely an infected tooth or periodontal (gum) infection. However, this can also be symptomatic of oral cancer (do you smoke or dip). Jaw and toothache pain can also be associated with a heart attack. Check with your dentist, and if there are no dental problems, then see you medical doctor. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Sinus or tooth?: How was the diagnosis of sinusitis made? You need an xray to diagnose sinusitis accurately. Sometimes with infection of an upper molar or premolar, your primary symptoms can be cheek pain, jaw pain and headache. Check with your dentist to make sure it's not a tooth problem. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Lump below ear behind jaw causing pain in jaw and the side of face.Had extraction and root left in my gums.
Sinus pain in right side only. Jaw, earache, and teeth hurt in the same area. Gland in neck swollen also.
Jaw pain ear pain sharp pains in my head pain infront of ear pain around ear ED swelling infront of ear and under eye pain in nec what could that be?
Temperal Arteritis: Hello, you should be evaluated by a doctor ASAP (ER or Urgent Care now!). The worse case scenario would be an inflammation of a large artery in the area you describe and the need for immediate treatment with steroid pills. You would need follow up with an ENT doctor to be further evaluated. They might even biopsy the blood vessel. You could also have some other infection worth treating. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in right part of my teeth and jaw. also have an headache in the right side of my head. teeth pain is in upper right jaw?
Could be: Could be infected teeth, gums/bone, sinus. Could be TMJ, fractured tooth, strep throat. Could be from clenching and/or grinding. Could be from abscess, neoplasm, trauma. Could be from malocclusion. Could be from other causes. Please call your Dentist for an appointment to take advantage of his/her 10,000+ hours of training and years of experience. See a Pro. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Many things: An "abscess" is a localized collection of inflammatory cells in response to an infection. It may present with pain, swelling, fever and a general "unwell" feeling. With that being said, pain in the lower jaw can be indicative of many things from soft tissue infection, dental problems or muscle/bone pain. See a healthcare professional for a proper evaluation. ...Read more
Sudden sharp shooting jaw joint pain radiating to the ear and felling of blocked ear. All from bruxing?
TMJ: This sounds like TMJ (tempromandibular joint) pain. This joint is where the lower jaw moves with the upper jaw - in front of the ear. People can grind this joint with eating or with stress. There is mal-alignment. This is called bruxism - grinding, gnashing or clenching your jaw. Some do this at night. The use of a jaw guard at night can help put the jaw into appropriate alignment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Extreme pain in my neck that is radiating into my jaw and lower teeth on left side? Definately not tmj
Cervicalgia NeckPain: Is most common musculoskeletal complaint. Tenderness of muscles or inter-vertebral joints is usually poorly localized and can radiate pain to jaws and teeth. The investigations and further assessment by your PCP and possible referral to a specialist is warranted. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain in tragus and bad hearing within inner ear.Small lumps along jawline down to around cheekbones. Jaw pain and stiffness. History of ear infection.
I broke my lower right wisdom tooth. Pain in tooth, jaw, ear and gland under ear. Can it spread to upper jaw? Also pain cheekbone, orbital bones, temple
Jaw pain and pain deep in ears and head aches .No ear infection.Sometimes neck and throat pain too.Feels like my jaw is locked up.What could this be?
DDS & MD consult: While the jaw pain along with the ear pain and headaches may reflect some tmjoint issues, the neck and throat pain do not. It sounds like you have multiple issues and warrants seeing both a dentist and physician to evaluate your symptoms as to cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Headaches around my whole head, with pain also in my jaw, cheekbones, and rear neck muscles. Slight trembling & some clicking in my lower jaw. Causes?
Trembling.: Headaches around my whole head, with pain also in my jaw, cheekbones, and rear neck muscles. Slight trembling & some clicking in my lower jaw. Causes? ANS: Need more information. Bad causes? could be lockjaw which is fatal. So i would discuss with your Dr. in AM or go to ER. Good causes: you are cold and shivering. If so warm up. ...Read more
Lump between jaw and ear. Above jaw, below ear. I have bad teeth on that side (left). Pain in jaw hinge and shooting into ear. Lump is pretty big.
Pain in left side of my throat ear red achy eye.Pain in the back of my nose, left jaw bone teeth. Pain in the back of my neck to shoulders ?
I have severe ear, throat and jaw pain. Ear pain originates in the canal, they are also ringing loudly. Jaw pain is focused near the molars. ?
Have a bad cold with aches and pains in chest and back and discomfort in right ear and jaw. Clicking sound in jaw. Should I go to er?
Seasonal flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Antibiotics do not help. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP for examination. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Jaw pain pain infront of ear pain im ear sharp pain running up the side of my head and toothache neck pain Tmj? Or somethng serious?
Where the jaw line meets the lower ear on both sides hurt. Even to touch started 2 days ago not sick so it is from illness. Should i see a dr.
NEEDS TO BE SEEN: NEEDS TO BE EVALUATED TO BE ABLE TO DETERMINE CAUSE OF PAIN. ...Read more
Visit a dentist: You need a visual and radiographic evaluation to determine the source of the pain. Don't wait. ...Read more
Since last two three days whenever i lift weight or use stairs, i feel pain in my lower jaw from chin to ears.
Watch your face: You are probably clenching when you do strenuous activities. Lots of people clench their teeth during strenuous activities and basically give themselves a case of temporal mandibular joint disorder which can cause jaw aches, ear aches and headaches. Try to relax when you lift and if the pain persists you should go see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See doctor: Can be swollen gland or muscular. See your doctor to check the swelling to see where it is located and its cause. ...Read more
Swollen lower jaw right side below the ear, just started yesterday i wonder hwat is wrong, never had this before no?
Not normal: Jaw swelling is usually accompanied by pain and is a sign of a deeper problem. Call your dentist and have it evaluated. If it is dental related, it can progress to become a significantly painful, progressive, and dangerous swelling. Antibiotics tend not to cure these, but a skilled dentist will diagnose and address the underlying causes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tingeling on right side of my head, , starts at the back and spreads to my ear and lower part of my face, around jaw line. No pain, a bit of tightnes
See Your Dentist: What you are describing sounds like either an infection or trauma to your tempero-mandibular-joint (tmj). If you have been in an accident, or had trauma (a left hook?) to your jaw, your TMJ would have moved out of its socket. See your dentist or a TMJ specialist.This also could be caused if you grind/clench your teeth which would change your jaw's vertical dimension. A night guard may be needed. ...Read more
Possible TMJ: See your dentist to be checked for TMJ ...Read more
Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Yawning causing pain from left side of the jaw to lower ear for seconds, and gone. What is the cause and is there any remedy or cure for this?
Yawning & TMJ Pain: On maximal range of motion opening, patients sometimes can have "over translation" of the TMJ and this can result in an audible pop or click (actually anywhere within the rotational or translational period) or a brief burst of pain varying in intensity. This doesn't mean that you have a pathologic condition within one TMJ and should not be of too much concern unless it occurs with normal function. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small hard lump under right ear behind lower jaw. Have had it for at least 5 years now. What could cause this and what affordable ways could treat it?
Many things: It could be a cyst, tumor, swollen lymph node, etc. Get a referral from your dr. For this to be biopsied, and removed properly. The fact it's been there for 5 yr leads me to believe it is not too serious, but get it removed. ...Read more
Ive had a broken k 9 tooth on my lower left side for almost two months now it is constant pain in the tooth,jaw,ear and last night it started abscesse?
See a dentist NOW!: Two months ago would have been good, but now is the best possible. Do it! It's worth it and you might find a clinic w/ sliding scale rates. Don't delay! There can be effects to other health issues throughout your body from a spreading infection. Call for an appt ASAP. Best! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have extreme facial pain when I lightly touch the left side of my face. The pain travels through my jaw, behind my ear and to the lower portion of my head. Why is this happening?
Bell's palsy?: You need to see a Dr for evaluation, but it could be Bell's. It often does get better in a month or two. Comes from virus, can be treated but only goes dormant. read this: http://www.webmd.com/brain/tc/bells-palsy-topic-overview and then see a Dr. to really be sure of cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer