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Spasm of the jaw muscles: inability to normally open the mouth due to one of many causes. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Spasm of the jaw muscles, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Spasm of the jaw muscles:
Jaw symptoms (902 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Bone symptoms (2907 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Skeletal symptoms (4109 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Skull symptoms (1970 causes)
Symptoms related to Spasm of the jaw muscles:
Peritonsillar abscess (7 causes), Inflammation of the muscles of mastication, Acute osteomyelitis, Gaucher disease, Condylar fracture, Local anaesthesia, Needle prick, Radiation therapy to head and neck, Neuroleptics, Submucous fibrosis
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