3 doctors weighed in:

Can a cold cause upper jaw and ear pain?

3 doctors weighed in
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not usually

Cold sore does not usually cause jaw and ear pain.
See your dentist or doctor to properly diagnose the pain/problem.

In brief: Not usually

Cold sore does not usually cause jaw and ear pain.
See your dentist or doctor to properly diagnose the pain/problem.
Thank
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: Yes

Yes. Cold could cause sinus infection and middle ear infection.
See ENT doc for exam.

In brief: Yes

Yes. Cold could cause sinus infection and middle ear infection.
See ENT doc for exam.
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. William Forsythe
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
25 years in practice
179K people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available