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... Hi, Can TMJ affect the tongue and/or swallowing? If so, how? (9 replies)
... There is a sticky at the top of this TMJ board on TMJD symptoms. You might find it interesting reading. I suspect you will find many of your symptoms on the list. ... (9 replies)
... Dunno. There's probably a link somehow, but it's like the chicken or the egg. I know that when I was a kid sometimes I had difficulty swallowing. I have always had anxiety about swallowing pills. ... (9 replies)

... Can this be brought on by tmj? (9 replies)
... Dysphagia - Difficulty with swallowing is the sensation that food is stuck in the throat, or from the neck down to just above the abdomen behind the breastbone (sternum). (9 replies)
... I think there is a separate medical condition when people can't swallow properly - I forget what its called though - its probably worth asking your medical doctor about this though and get a follow up with a specialist. I have severe neck pain as a result of my TMJ and at times it can go right to the back of my throat and as a result it can be painful to swallow at times ... (9 replies)
... Feels like i have a lump in my throat, like i can hear it, loud gulp. If i turn my head to the right or way back when i swallow, it doesn't happen but if i am just looking straight ahead or to the left it happens. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for the reply! I've been having difficulty swallowing liquids. ... (9 replies)
... mouth closed. Thats what i read in a book recently about tmj anyway. ... (9 replies)
... Yes, I have neck pain daily. (9 replies)
... tilt your head forward so your chin is tucked into your neck. Feel the stretch at the back of your neck. ... (17 replies)
... I've was diagnosed with and went to a specialist for TMJ about 12 years ago. The bit guard initially helped, but my problem is that I grind and reposition my teeth often in the day. ... (5 replies)
... Lately my bite has shifted again. My tongue now backs up right against the back of my front teeth. I can't help but nudge the tip of my tongue against my teeth, which causes my tongue to fissure and my taste buds to not work properly. It takes a few days for anything sweet to taste normal again. ... (5 replies)
Tongue involvement
May 15, 2002
... I have been reading here and wondered if anyone has any tongue involvement. Burning..also pulling sensation of the tongue to the affected side at times. ... (5 replies)
... Or to a NUCCA chiro who specializes in adjusting the C1 verterbrae aka "atlas". ... (10 replies)
... it took 6 weeks to get it diagnosed and I am still confused as to whether I have tmj or some other equally horrible condition. My internist thinks tmj is more like arthritis so he has not been much help in pointing me in the right direction. ... (4 replies)
... was in chronic pain honestly. Sleep, eating and day to day life was pretty painful due to headaches and muscle soreness around my lower neck area. Afterwards, I can honestly say I am in no pain whatsoever. No headaches, and good sleep. Interesting question. ... (6 replies)
... had the 'Crooked Jaw' thing too! My whole head was crooked! Sunken cheeks, different musculature on either side, etc... Mine was caused by severe arthritis of the TMJ and a pretty flat disc. ... (11 replies)
... I've had issues for a few years now with grinding and clenching at night. My boyfriend was the first to realize I was doing it since the sounds woke him up. MY teeth were also real sensitive for a while and the dentist noticed a lot of wear on my teeth. ... (13 replies)
... I think you should listen to your gut instinct. It sounds like tmd symptoms to me. They can definitely be exacerbated by singing, especially if you are already prone to the disorder. I would see a tmj dentist and have a workup. ... (3 replies)

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