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TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint Board Index
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... When mine would swell up I could take that triangular shape between two fingers and move it around. This never did anything to it. Try this... ... (32 replies)
... Your post has helped me alot. I have looked up the hyoid bone and that it exactly where I am feeling the pain and clicking but mine is on the left side. ... (16 replies)
... Two weeks ago I yawned and overstretched my jaw which made it pop out on one side. When I open my mouth my jaw goes off to one side. I started to get strange facial spasms, numb feelings in my teeth and sinus pressure and a feeling like I had a tie under my chin. ... (16 replies)

... Yeah, sometimes I wonder if this new guard will only make my condition worse as I am not healing and taking ibuprofen 3x a day at 600 mg each time, the surgeon said to do this for two weeks I think... ... (7 replies)
... Here's the really strange thing, since I've been wearing the repositioning splint, the clicking has stopped... but the ear is as bad as ever and my jaw really obviously deviates to the right. Both the ear and the deviation were happening before I started with the repositioning splint. ... (15 replies)
... Thanks, but was the triangular swelling present right near the ear area for her to feel, I know you said it swells and then goes back down, which is common for a salivary gland with a blocked duct. ... (32 replies)
... Wow that is interesting about the gland. I have pushed out the lump with my finger so it is a muscle. The Sternocleidomastoid muscle I think but must be in the upper part of it where it attaches or something which is a triangle. ... (32 replies)
... clicking, popping, jaw shift, ringing ears...never had a CT or MRI for though. ... (2 replies)
... I've been to my doctor about this twice, and my dentist 3 times. My doctor didn't seem to think I have TMJ because I don't have the popping or clicking in my jaw. My dentist also was reluctant to label it TMJ for the same reason. But neither one seemed concerned, or frankly to care at all. ... (14 replies)
... Hi, all this information has been so helpful...good suggestions and helpful to know that other people are experiencing similar symptoms and finding things that help. TMJ for me has been a long and slow progression which I ignored for many, many years. ... (8 replies)
Do I have it??
Aug 22, 2004
... Been having weird problems and have been stressed..can't seem to enjoy life or focus anymore GRR. ... (3 replies)
... I am rather concerned as my TMJD seems to be progressing undesirably, I think I must be doing things wrong and want to be sure I try to do what will help now, any advice on this would be so welcome. ... (5 replies)
... treatment until I find something that relieves the pain and other symptoms. I have seen numerous doctors, yet nobody can seem to figure out how to break the pain cycle and relieve the other symptoms. ... (17 replies)
... or first thing in the morning, it takes several attempts with water to get my vits down. And sometimes, it still feels like it's stuck. I have heard it's a symptom of tmj, but I'm having it checked out just in case. ... (5 replies)
... Ever since my jaw cracked out of place I have rapidly gone down hill over the past two weeks and I'm finding it hard to cope. Its actually making me feel very depressed because I am left by doctors to just get on with it. ... (2 replies)
... Wow, just read thru this whole post. I recently found out about healthboards when I was searching out symptoms and treatment for tmj. Like you, I have been really depressed. ... (15 replies)
... About 2 years ago, the left side of my jaw started making light clicking noises when I would open it all the way. It wasn't a big deal so I didn't think much of it. ... (2 replies)
... popping noises when I opened my mouth, some discomfort, and a small lump in front of my right ear. ... (12 replies)
My journey
Jun 24, 2009
... fears and frustrations. ... (8 replies)
Tmj ?
Nov 15, 2007
... if you notice the swelling not fully going away after several weeks then it may be that the disc and surrounding area are not healing properly and some intervention is required. ... (12 replies)


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