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Swollen lower jaw right side below the ear, just started yesterday i wonder hwat is wrong, never had this before no?

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 more

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Started a root canal, unable to finish. Now have a swollen lower jaw, which is tender and warm to the touch. Throbbing pain as well. ?

Started a root canal, unable to finish. Now have a swollen lower jaw, which is tender and warm to the touch. Throbbing pain as well. ?

Infection: The infection from the incomplete treatment is spreading, and can be both dangerous and life threatening. Seek treatment now. There's no otc remedy for this. Call your dentist immediately. ...Read more

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I do believe i have an abscessed tooth-hurts to chew, close my jaw, lower jaw swollen & red, want to throw up, anxious, jaw is throbbing, dizzy, help

I do believe i have an abscessed tooth-hurts to chew, close my jaw, lower jaw swollen & red, want to throw up, anxious, jaw is throbbing, dizzy, help

Toothache: See your dentist immediately....dental infections if left untreated can be not only painful but fatal. Your dentist can evaluate you and get you feeling better overnight ...Read more

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My lower jaw, behind the left ear, is swollen, and painful..What is it?

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

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Can a swollen lymph node hurt when touched on your lower jaw/upper neck?

Yes: Swollen lymph nodes can be tender to the touch for up to two weeks. If they are enlarged and tender after that. It's a good idea to let your doctor take a look. ...Read more

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Can a swollen lymph node hurt when touched on lower jaw/upper neck? How long does it take to go away?

Can a swollen lymph node hurt when touched on lower jaw/upper neck? How long does it take to go away?

Yes: A swollen lymph node can be painful and tender. The duration of its presence will depend upon the cause of its being enlarged. Lymph nodes are part of our immune system and usually enlarged acutely in the presence of local infection or non-infectious inflammation. If this persists have it examined by a doctor. ...Read more

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