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Sharp pain in temple and jaw line it is a extreme pain every day for several weeks then a break then severe pain again what can this be?

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Dr. Paul Carter
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
4 doctors agree

In brief: TMJ Syndrome

Could be TMJ syndrome due to pain coming from the temperomandibular joint.
Also might be trigeminal neuralgia caused by irritation in the trigeminal nerve. Your doctor may be able to differentiate these from other possible causes with appropriate examination.

In brief: TMJ Syndrome

Could be TMJ syndrome due to pain coming from the temperomandibular joint.
Also might be trigeminal neuralgia caused by irritation in the trigeminal nerve. Your doctor may be able to differentiate these from other possible causes with appropriate examination.
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Dr. David Rosen
Internal Medicine - Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Tmj

Maybe TMJ or less likely temporal arteritis.

In brief: Tmj

Maybe TMJ or less likely temporal arteritis.
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