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... m suffering from same condition. My left temple swallow when a chew hard things and when I get stress out it could happened too. I see that you mention that you found some information that helps you. ... (8 replies)
... Hi all, I am so very glad you posted the information about this condition, I also have it, and have had it for about 20 years. It's mainly on my right side, not so much the left. I have asked docs and dentists about it, and best they came up with was TMJ which seemed inaccurate to me, so temporalis hypotrophy is definitely on the mark. The swelling is very noticable so I... (8 replies)
... Saw my MD yesterday. He's thinking the swelling in my left jaw is caused by a blocked saliva gland. He advised me to apply heat and massage, which I have done, and I think the swelling has subsided some. ... (6 replies)

... that's a new one for me I'm afraid. I could see swelling in the jaw area after eating, but since it's higher, I would let your MD, or an ENT exam you. ... (6 replies)
... The swelling is the only symptom, and it only occurs when I eat. ... (6 replies)
... months pregnant and noticed significant swelling just below my temples today. I've come to the conclusion it occurs when I eat, and them goes away shortly after. ... (6 replies)
... We just go back from taking my 2 year old nephew to the urgent care center due to his temples swelling after eating some candy. The diagnosis was "Temporomandibular joint disorder". I got online right away to find out more about it. Hope this helps. ... (8 replies)
... It's nothing to worry about. It's a rare condition called Temporalis Hypertrophy, where the muscle area in your temples get over worked so when you're eating they expand like a body builder pumping iron. You might get a slight headache also when you eat. ... (8 replies)
... I will be eating something hard to chew like dried fruit, beef gerkey, or chewy candy. ... (8 replies)
... GO GET YOUR WISDOM TOOTH PULLED OUT AND YOUR PROBLEM WILL BE SOLVED!!! I had the same problem and noticed it after my wisdom tooth erupted and lived with it for over a year. As soon as I got it pulled out, it went away LITTLE BY LITTLE and now it's COMEPLETLY GONE. It took a good 3 months until it was finally gone. It was also mainly my right side which was the side with the... (6 replies)
... HI--have you called your OB about this issue? Maybe they could refer you to someone...I don't know what route I would go after that, maybe a neurologist? or an osteopathic doctor to check to see if your cranial structure is in balance? I would get a few more opinions....If you want to go the tmj specialist route, call Dr. Rondeau's office for a consult. I would still call... (6 replies)
... HI----is that your only symptom? Do you get pain from the tmj joints as well? When my tmj started long ago, the sides of my face were really swollen, and I look like I had been hit in the face for a while. I was swollen from my cheekbones down to my lower chin. I also had very intense muscular spasms with it. This is when I believe that my discs were displaced..( due to bad... (6 replies)
... inflammatory tablets the doctor gave me and it did seem to ease a lot, though the swelling stayed there. But the dentist said you don't usually get swelling with TMJ, though I have read differently. Also since he was pressing my saliva glands they have worsened with the pain of eating the first mouthful again. ... (11 replies)
... bit.. my mom says she thinks now I'm paranoid and the added nervousness is making it worse but she certainly thinks it's TMJ related due to my constant head and temple pain, even the "look" of facial swelling. ... (6 replies)




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