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Why does my jaw feel tight and clenched, eith a little bit of pain? Even when I am not chewing or talking?
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Dr. Marc Rosenthal
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Bruxism
The muscles of chewing are in spasm.

In brief: Bruxism
The muscles of chewing are in spasm.
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
Dr. Marc Rosenthal
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: Clenching
You are probably clenching your teeth without being aware, possibly due to stressful circumstances.
A dentist may provide an appliance to reduce the clenching and you may need to use it at night as well.

In brief: Clenching
You are probably clenching your teeth without being aware, possibly due to stressful circumstances.
A dentist may provide an appliance to reduce the clenching and you may need to use it at night as well.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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