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Posted by: Samantha | 2011/04/01

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Jaw Clicking

I had three Wisdom teeth surgically removed last week Friday. (Both top and bottom right) The bottom right toot was severely impacted. I am on the road to recovery, however My jaw clicks on the right hand side whenever I open it, it also feels rather stiff if I attempt to eat something that requires a little chewing, I can only really chew three or four mouthfuls, before my jaw starts feeling tired. Will these symptoms go away on their own, the click is rather irritating and I would love to eat something other than scrambled eggs or soup some day.
Tx

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