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Dr- Had a bad cold which lasted 2 weeks. No have pain in LOWER jaw, had pain now for a week. Is it because of inflammation or.....?

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In brief: Electrolyte Imbalanc

Was the cause of the cold determined to be viral or bacterial ? Was there any medication treatment for the cold or did it spontaneously resolve ? Do you have pre - existing medical conditions that would affect your jaw, such as TMJ or even osteoarthritis in other parts of your body ? Have you had any dental problems or procedures done, including bruxism ( grinding of the teeth especially at nigh

In brief: Electrolyte Imbalanc

Was the cause of the cold determined to be viral or bacterial ? Was there any medication treatment for the cold or did it spontaneously resolve ? Do you have pre - existing medical conditions that would affect your jaw, such as TMJ or even osteoarthritis in other parts of your body ? Have you had any dental problems or procedures done, including bruxism ( grinding of the teeth especially at nigh
Dr. Belinda Stillman
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Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine

In brief: Most likely

make sure you do not have any dental or gum problem. Gargle with warm water. Take Antiinflammatory medicine and decongestant to help with your symptoms.
You should get examined for antibiotic need.

In brief: Most likely

make sure you do not have any dental or gum problem. Gargle with warm water. Take Antiinflammatory medicine and decongestant to help with your symptoms.
You should get examined for antibiotic need.
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