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Jaw pain and lymph nodes swollen?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics
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In brief: Pain/nodes

Possible infection of teeth (abscesses) or gums.
Possible traumatic occlusion from malocclusion requiring Orthodontic care. Possible parafunctional habits. Possible gum disease. Possible wisdom tooth eruption problem. No clear cut answer available without examination and x-rays. In other words, please call your Dentist for evaluation and either treatment or referral to appropriate specialist

In brief: Pain/nodes

Possible infection of teeth (abscesses) or gums.
Possible traumatic occlusion from malocclusion requiring Orthodontic care. Possible parafunctional habits. Possible gum disease. Possible wisdom tooth eruption problem. No clear cut answer available without examination and x-rays. In other words, please call your Dentist for evaluation and either treatment or referral to appropriate specialist
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Dr. Daniel Quon
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
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In brief: See Your Dentist

At 16 years of age, one possible cause of your problem could be your wisdom teeth.
A visit with your dentist could help identify if your wisdom teeth are the problem or if you have another dental issue.

In brief: See Your Dentist

At 16 years of age, one possible cause of your problem could be your wisdom teeth.
A visit with your dentist could help identify if your wisdom teeth are the problem or if you have another dental issue.
Dr. Daniel Quon
Dr. Daniel Quon
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