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Does tmj cause facial twitching around eyes and forehead and bridge of nose and also numbness in that area?

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Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry

In brief: TMJ

TMJ can cause pain or pressure in the forehead, around the eyes and near the ears.
However numbness is or typical with TMJ disorders. Have this evaluated by your primary care, or a neurologist.

In brief: TMJ

TMJ can cause pain or pressure in the forehead, around the eyes and near the ears.
However numbness is or typical with TMJ disorders. Have this evaluated by your primary care, or a neurologist.
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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine

In brief: Facial twitching/TMJ

TMJ can cause ocular pressure/ discomfort.
Twitching is less described Would check for Lyme , herpes especially if you have cold sores, rarely vascular of CNS in a young person and discuss MS. F/u w/ doctor. http://www.emedicinehealth.com/temporomandibular_joint_tmj_syndrome/page3_em.htm http://morphopedics.wikidot.com/tmj-syndrome

In brief: Facial twitching/TMJ

TMJ can cause ocular pressure/ discomfort.
Twitching is less described Would check for Lyme , herpes especially if you have cold sores, rarely vascular of CNS in a young person and discuss MS. F/u w/ doctor. http://www.emedicinehealth.com/temporomandibular_joint_tmj_syndrome/page3_em.htm http://morphopedics.wikidot.com/tmj-syndrome
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