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Ever since chewing hard candy two weeks ago, I've been having jaw pain. It is only when I open my mouth wide.

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Dr. Gary Sandler
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In brief: TMJoint pain

See a dentist with experience and knowledge of treating patients with TMJ/TMD (commonly known as "TMJ").
It's related to your Temporomandibular Joints and attached muscles and ligaments. It could be a mild and temporary issue or an early sign of a more serious condition.

In brief: TMJoint pain

See a dentist with experience and knowledge of treating patients with TMJ/TMD (commonly known as "TMJ").
It's related to your Temporomandibular Joints and attached muscles and ligaments. It could be a mild and temporary issue or an early sign of a more serious condition.
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