Pain In The Jaw Below The Neck?
I feel pain near the pulse in the jawbone, the pain aches and when I touch it, it hurts more. Please explain and how to treat it. thank you
Hello Nisa, Thank you for the question.
Pain in the jaw below the neck can be caused by the following conditions:
An enlarged lymph node, toothache, disorders of the temporomandibular joint (the joint that connects the jawbone to the temple bone) trigeminal neuralgia To find out the exact cause of your complaint, please check with your doctor first. The doctor needs to ask further questions about your complaint and examine you. The next treatment depends on the medical condition you are experiencing because the treatment for each health condition is not the same.
Try to do the following suggestions:
do warm compresses on the affected area choose softer foods avoid opening your mouth too wide limit consumption of sticky foods such as chewing gum while maintaining dental hygiene by brushing your teeth regularly take paracetamol if the pain does not improve Hopefully this information is useful.