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The Back Of My Jaw Hurts
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 ?
Hump on the back of my lower neck where my head joins the upper spine hurts to touch and causing headaches.
Neck pain: The area you describe is where the lower part of the neck (cervical spine) connects with the mid back (thoracic spine). The headaches (cervicogenic) are caused by tight neck muscles that insert on the back of the head. The C6/7 level is a common area for pain due to a herniated or degenerated disc. Moist heat, ice and massages can reduce the pain. If it persists see a neurosurgeon. ...Read more
My right ear feels clogged and hurts, right side of my neck hurts and the back of my head (on the right side). Any ideas?
My right side of my throat hurts. The pain is in my teeth and part of my chest, what's the problem?
My back molars on the left and right side feel constantly tight. I get this radiating tightness in my whole lower jaw.
It might be...: It is possible you could be grinding your teeth inadvertently and this might be the cause of your symptoms. That is called pruxism and many people need mouth guards in order to avoid teeth damage and other complications that arise with this type of problem. My recommendation is to visit your dentist and be evaluated for this. ...Read more
Come & Go Neck Pain: What are you doing when the sharp pain attacks your neck? Bending your head forward? Tilting it back? Turning your head abruptly to one side or the other? Anything traveling into the base of your skull? If attacks are noted more with tilting your head back or turning your head to the sides, then your cervical facet joints might be intermittently getting irritated. ...Read more
The left side if my neck hurts like the vein hurts from the bottom of my neck to my jaw like an ache?
The bone in back of my neck hurts top of my shoulder and neck bone at front have i pulled a muscle ?
Unclear: That. Is difficult to say given the limited information. I would recommend an evaluation and possibly an x-ray if the symptoms are severe. ...Read more
Discomfort in right side of neck and ear, when i tilt my head back the very bottom of my right side of neck feels larger than the left?
Chest starts hurting on the left side and radiates into my shoulder and the top of my back. Then starts into my jaw and neck Frequent. Whats going on?
The lower back part of my head hurts and is swollen on both sides. It is just above where my head meets my neck the lower back part of my head hurts and is swollen on both sides. It is just above where my head meets my neck
Severe jaw pain on the right side of my face.It doesn't hurt my teeth or anything but right in front of my ear. My jaw will pop/ grind randomly also?
TMJ Dysfunction: The initial impression from the description of the location of your pain suggests a TMJ disorder. A thorough evaluation should be performed by your dentist to determine the origin and cause of your pain before any recommendations for treatment can be discussed. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I've got a swollen knot on my left side of my neck. It's back towards the back of my neck. Any concern?
Pain in my lower back around the tailbone. Hurts when i arch my back. Also have some pain on the sides of my ribs. Help?
I have two teeth in the back of my lower jaw throbbing and hurts. It makes me so tired, what is this?
Whenever i open my mouth my jaw hurts and i can feel the pain on the back of my ear. What do you think it is?
On the left bottom side of my mouth behind my back molar is a yellow hole. It's swollen and hard. My whole jaw hurts. Is it a sore or wisdom tooth?
A few days ago i woke up with a sore throat on the left side. Today i wake up same problem but back of my right jaw this part > hurts. I have no teeth?
Referred pain: From tmj. The most common musculoskeletal disorder causing orofacial pain is a temporomandibular disorder (tmd). Tmd should be viewed as a group of related conditions that can be divided into disorders related to the muscles of mastication (muscular) and those emanating from the tmj. Rec.: orofacial pain practitioner for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
My jaw hurts where the top and bottom connect. I think the the pain is too far back to be from my teeth. How can it be treated and what could it be?
Jaw/ear pain: These are common symptoms of tmj/tmd. Tmj pain usually results from bruxism (chronic grinding and/or clenching the teeth), or a bad bite. Headaches, sinus pain and ear pain are also common. See your dentist to evaluate and treat for tmd, and an ENT specialist or your medical doctor to evaluate any ear infections. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
The left side of my jaw hurts at the back. Is it anything serious? Could it possibly be due to my wisdom teeth?
Plz help.The mastoid(the part of it exactly behind the ear.near the the start of jaw.)hurts when i press a little hard.no redness.i have rhinitis?
Tired, left arm, chest and back tingles and is numb, and right under jaw hurts. What could this be?
The mastoid tip(the part of it exactly behind the ear.near the the start of jaw.)hurts when i press a little hard.no redness.chronic rhinitis?
Having jaw pain by ears & little pain in ears, pain up by left shoulder & in back of left shoulder blade. have occasional headaches. what could it be?
I got hit on my right temple with an elbow REALLY hard. I have a headache, my jaw hurts when i move it, and A LOT of pressure behind eyes. What do i do?
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My jaw has popped on occasion most of my life. Recently started c-pap and full mask. When I wake up my jaw hurts and is out of socket. I have to open mouth very wide and then it Pops back in. Feedback?
TMJ : It appears that your CPAP mask is aggravating an underlying TMJ problem. See a dentist trained in TMJ for an evaluation. This could be a prostodontist, oral surgeon or your general dentist if knowledgable in TMJ and sleep apnea. Changing your mask may help put your jaw in a healthier position during sleep. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What's the hard feeling thing inside thigh attached to groin. What would cause pain in it with pain in side & back of ribs & shoulder/neck/jaw pain?
Fibromyalgia: 30 y female with widely ranging pains of pelvic, shoulder, neck, back & head regions also has joints that crack. If lab evals (including CRP & sed rate) are normal, then fibromyalgia (FM) to be considered. FM & Hypermobility Syndrome are highly associated & people with latter commonly have joints that "crack ". See Rheumatologist followed by an Osteopath. ...Read more
44F Right lower jaw pain , hurts when touched. Back molars on same side hurt when eating something hard , right temple also hurts at times &ear pain?
Could be...: Could bee infected tooth/teeth, infected gums, TMJ, split (fractured) tooth, or one of hundreds of other problems. Can't diagnose without examination/X-rays and other tests. Please put down the computer, pick up the phone, and call your Dentist for an emergency appointment ASAP before your chronic problem becomes an acute problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Saw teeth in the right and side of jaw pain and pressure right and side of eye and pain and pressure at the back of the eye and around the eye right?
My tongue feels sore towards the back left it hurts to eat drink also my jaw hurts and teeth feel sensitive what causes this?
Ear pain and pain under jaw pain even in back neck all left side. Dr said no ear infection just red. But i can't even sleep it hurts so bad?
Red?: What does he/she mean "red"? No diagnosis? Might be a TMJ disorder. I'd have an oral surgeon look at you. If TMJ, see a TMJ expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Jaw pain pain in temples nausea tightness in back of gead neck sholders back pain dizziness lightheadness and spaced out feeling sgoukd i go to er?
Migraine: is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Headache, vertigo, visual disturbances nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, dizziness, neck pain. This condition must be professionally managed. Often use of Excedrin will lead to medication overuse headache. Rec.: see an orofacial pain or headache specialist for evaluation to avoid unnecessary future pain and suffering. Visit ER if needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain from from behind my ear down my neck on left side. Left arm always feel sore too. Sharp pains in my back too also. A little left jaw pain too?
Not typical of TMJ: Your description is not typical of dental mediated problems. That said, have your dentist check you to rule out clenching, grinding, malocclusion, abscess, gum infection. Ask physician to evaluate for non-dental issues. Multiple possible causes for this type of pain distribution. Evaluation by ENT may be in order. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer