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Posted by: Jacques | 2010/06/15

Pain in jaw

Pain, jaw joint down to the neck (ear).

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Hallo Jacques
You may have inflammation in the TM (temperomandibular) joint where the jaw connects with the skull just before your ear. It may be tender if you press on this area while opening your mouth. This can also cause earache. Taking an anti-inflammatory medication like Neurofen may help.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2010/06/15

Hallo Jacques
You may have inflammation in the TM (temperomandibular) joint where the jaw connects with the skull just before your ear. It may be tender if you press on this area while opening your mouth. This can also cause earache. Taking an anti-inflammatory medication like Neurofen may help.
Dr Bets

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