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The side of my jaw hurts when I chew. Just change to soft food?
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Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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In brief: TMJ problem?
If the pain is in front of your ear, you may have a problem with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) see http://www.
Webmd.Com/oral-health/guide/temporomandibular-disorders. Other possibilities: tooth decay, ear infection, viral infection of nerve. See your doc/dentist for evaluation & treatment.

In brief: TMJ problem?
If the pain is in front of your ear, you may have a problem with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) see http://www.
Webmd.Com/oral-health/guide/temporomandibular-disorders. Other possibilities: tooth decay, ear infection, viral infection of nerve. See your doc/dentist for evaluation & treatment.
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