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Having swollen, painful and sore jaw. Feels like tiny pit in jaw. Not cured by campho-phinique. What could it be?

I m having pain in my jaw and it has been accompanied by a sore (maybe more than one) In the crease where my jaw, teeth , and cheek meet. when i feel it with my tongue it is swollen and feels like a tiny pit in my cheek/jaw. i have been using campho-phinique and oragel to attempt to treat it for 3 days to no avail. What could it be?
Asked On : Sun, 1 Jul 2012
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hi sir/mam i have read ur query based up onmit i suspect it may be due to cheekbite i suspect u may have wisdomtooth (thirdmolar) incorporating ur masticatory activity so ur cheek muscles may got hurt when u bite something solution is go to dentist take opg find out thirdmolar position and get extracted appl topical application like dologel \dentogel\zeehex gel for ur sore
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Answered: Mon, 9 Jul 2012
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