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What is Jaw Clicking?

What is Jaw Clicking?

  • Jaw Clicking: A clicking sound originating from the jaw when it is opened or closed. The noise can be caused by conditions such as jaw misalignment, problems with the jaw muscle and teeth grinding. It may also be caused by a traumatic injury to the jaw. The problem is relatively common and often there is not much that can be done to treat the problem. It is generally not a problem unless it is associated with such things as facial pain or jaw pain.

Jaw Clicking: Introduction

Types of Jaw Clicking:

Broader types of Jaw Clicking:

What causes Jaw Clicking?

Causes of Jaw Clicking: see causes of Jaw Clicking

What are the symptoms of Jaw Clicking?

Symptoms of Jaw Clicking: see symptoms of Jaw Clicking

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Jaw Clicking: Oral Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Jaw Clicking.
Treatments for Jaw Clicking: see treatments for Jaw Clicking
Research for Jaw Clicking: see research for Jaw Clicking

Name of Jaw Clicking

Main name of condition: Jaw Clicking


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