... Yes. It can. There is a sticky at the top of the board with a list of diagnostic symptoms. There is a section for the throat. (1 replies)
... I have been diagnosed with tmj disorder. I have jaw ache and ear aches. ... (1 replies)
... Hi, I am new to the Health Boards and have spend many, many hours reading through the hundreds of posts on TMJ and have already learned a lot. I have had issues with TMJ for about 25 years. ... (1 replies)
... How did you find out it was a fungal infection though? How did the doctors come to that conclusion? Was it a blood test you had? If it was, I've already had a blood test about a month ago & everything came back normal. (4 replies)
... Well i haven't posted in forever but my tmj symptoms are all gone. ... (4 replies)
... Its possible that your sypmtoms are due to TMJ but only a qualified medical practictioner can determine this. ... (2 replies)
... Sorry to hear you are going through all of this. In my expereince there is no one cure all but a range of treatment options that can hopefully help you manage your symptoms and improve your quality of life. I don't know exactly what kind of TMJ symptoms problems you've been having - but if you have trouble brushing your teeth and singing (I find I can't speak loudly it hurts... (10 replies)
... I haven't had dizziness but Ithink other people on this forum have so it could be related to your TMJ. In any event you should see an ears nose and throat doctor who look at your inner ear and rule out any inner ear disorder (just as a precaution). Also get your blood pressure checked - low blood pressure can cause dizziness too.
Hope you feel better soon and get into... (3 replies)
... and then this past year my I started having problems with my left TMJ joint. Past week I've lost total movement in my left TMJ joint. Now I can't eat anything not even soft food. I can barely open my mouth. I have really bad neck pain on left side now. ... (26 replies)
... I echo Mountain Reader - only a professional can diagnose this - try an oral surgeon or a orthodentist. Good luck and sorry to hear you are suffering through this. I would also suggest seeing an ears nose and throat doctor since you have deviated septum and sensation in your ears (if you haven't already).
Take care (11 replies)
... Sorry to hear what you've been through.
First have you had an MRI and CT Scan of your jaw?
I don't know where you are but you could check the "great doctors" thread to see if there is any doctor near you that people here have favourably commented.
With respect to your posture at the computer - that is very important and I know that it aggravates my TMJ. Are you... (3 replies)
... tumbled across this board and decided to register and say hey. Maybe I can help someone out with their struggle, maybe one of you can help me. I've been fighting TMJ issues for five years now, although I think I had it less severely for a number of years before that. ... (3 replies)
... Lately i have had a lot of issues - how many of these may be from my TMJD? The main one i am worrying about and bothered by is throat clicking when i swallow and kind of difficulty swallowing - especially saliva or liquids - i have to gulp loudly to swallow! This has been going on a couple of months now.
Other symptoms I've been getting..
Jaw pain on both sides (and my jaw... (0 replies)
... I'm new here. Lately I have felt a lump in my throat that is not consistently there. ... (4 replies)
... I was recently officially diagnosed with tmj and I don't have clicking with the jaw either and no pain opening my mouth. I get severe pain along my jaw line on both sides, but never at the same time. ... (7 replies)
... I am thinking I might have TMJ but I don't have trouble opening my mouth, but do have pain when I open it wide. I also don't have clicking or popping. I do have throat pain and neck and shoulder pain, jaw pain, back of tongue on the painful side will hurt sometimes. The pain can be more severe or very mild. ... (7 replies)
... I'm in a terrible way, and can't afford to see a tmj doctor or dentist. ... (2 replies)
... I read your story about tmj and was like omg that's me!!! ... (10 replies)
... Anyways I have gotten really anxious last few days, and as a result clench and grind I believe which has resulted in tense jaw and throat muscles. ... (4 replies)
... It could be - you should see a dentist specialising in oral and facial pain. (1 replies)