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Tempormandibular joint pain

Tempormandibular joint pain: Introduction

Tempormandibular joint pain: Temporomandibular joint pain occurs as a result of problems with the jaw, jaw joint, and surrounding facial muscles that control chewing and moving the jaw. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Tempormandibular joint pain is available below.

Symptoms of Tempormandibular joint pain

  • Limited movement or locking of the jaw.
  • Radiating pain to the face, neck or shoulders.
  • Painful clicking, popping or grating sounds in the jaw joint when opening or closing the mouth.
  • A sudden, major change in the way the upper and lower teeth fit together.
  • Headache
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Treatments for Tempormandibular joint pain

  • Apply moist heat or cold packs
  • Eat soft food
  • Take medications
  • Wear a splint or night guard
  • Avoid extreme jaw movements
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Tempormandibular joint pain: Complications

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Causes of Tempormandibular joint pain

  • Orthodontic treatment, such as braces and the use of headgear, has also been blamed for some forms of TMD, but studies now show this is unlikely
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Prognosis for Tempormandibular joint pain

Prognosis for Tempormandibular joint pain: Most cases of temporomandibular disorder (TMD) respond to simple treatment and the prognosis is good.

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More information about Tempormandibular joint pain

  1. Tempormandibular joint pain: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
  8. Prognosis
 

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