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When I yawn or open my mouth wide, I feel pain somewhere around my right ear. It's been going on for about 2 years now. ?
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Dr. Tom Harrington
Internal Medicine
In brief: Ear/jaw pain
Suspect this problem is not related to your ear, but more likely from your jaw ie TMJ joint.
Symptoms could be ligamentous, arthritic or part of TMJ syndrome. Consult your pcp then possibly your dentist.

In brief: Ear/jaw pain
Suspect this problem is not related to your ear, but more likely from your jaw ie TMJ joint.
Symptoms could be ligamentous, arthritic or part of TMJ syndrome. Consult your pcp then possibly your dentist.
Dr. Tom Harrington
Dr. Tom Harrington
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Dr. Val Koganski
Internal Medicine
In brief: TMJ
You probably have tmj.
Do not chew gums, rough food, meat. May need oral appliances. Can also try acupuncture, injections, pt.

In brief: TMJ
You probably have tmj.
Do not chew gums, rough food, meat. May need oral appliances. Can also try acupuncture, injections, pt.
Dr. Val Koganski
Dr. Val Koganski
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