Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ) symptoms
Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ)

Symptoms could include:

  • Pain
  • Facial Pain
  • Jaw Pain
  • Earache
  • Difficulty Chewing
  • Temporomandibular Joint Clicking
  • Limitation of Movement of Temporomandibular Joint
  • Temporomandibular Joint Swelling
  • Temporomandibular Joint Tender
  • Difficulty Closing Mouth
  • Temporomandibular Joint Painful On Movement
  • Headache
  • Ringing In Ears
  • Chronic pain
  • Teeth Grinding
  • Trismus
  • Frontal Headache
  • Tongue Biting
  • Temporomandibular Joint Locking
  • Oversensitive Hearing
  • Pain is a general term that describes uncomfortable sensations in the body, ranging from annoying to debilitating. Pain stems from activation of the nervous system and is highly subjective.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Face pain can occur in any part of the face, including the mouth and eyes. Although it is normally caused by an injury or headache, facial pain may also originate from a serious medical condition.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Earaches usually occur in children, but they can occur in adults as well. An earache may affect one or both ears, but the majority of the time it is in one ear.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Headaches are often easily dealt with through pain relievers and lifestyle changes. However, a doctor should assess any frequent or severe headaches.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Headaches usually go away without causing further problems, but certain types of headaches may be warning signs of more serious health problems.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Headaches can be caused by many factors, including genetics and dietary triggers. In women, fluctuating hormone levels are a major contributing factor in chronic headaches and menstrual migraines. Hormone levels change during the menstrual cycle,...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Seven out of 10 people in the U.S. have at least one headache per year, according to the American College of Physicians (ACP). And it is estimated that 45 million Americans suffer from chronic headaches. Headaches are an important cause of days mi...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Marijuana, or cannabis, has played a role in medical treatment for thousands of years. Many U.S. states have legalized marijuana for medical purposes.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Chronic pain is pain lasting longer than three months. People are more likely to suffer from chronic pain if they are older, have a weakened immune system, have poor diet and exercise habits, or are smokers.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Bruxism is the technical name for teeth grinding or jaw clenching. Learn why people grind their teeth (stress, misaligned teeth, posture) and explore information about the symptoms and treatments for bruxism now.
    Source:HLCMS
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