Our expert says:
This could be inflammation of the TM joint (joint between the skull and the jaw) it is usually tender if you put your pinky in the ear and press to the front, or if you press in front of the ear when you open your jaw. It may happen if you gnash your teeth or ate something like biltong which put stress on the joint. If it is TM joint inflammation, something like Neurofen may help.
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