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Left jaw gets stuck, has a ripping noise. Suffering from arthritis. Reasons ?

I have arthritis , and lately it seems that it s got a lot worse in my left jaw. At first it was just getting stuck every now and again and hurting when I ate or talked a lot, but now I can t really open my mouth properly without serious pain and a strange ripping noise in my jaw. Is it just my arthritis flaring up, and therefore it will eventually go away, or do I need to do something about it?
Asked On : Thu, 30 Aug 2012
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this surely is ur arthritis . u need to take medication for this. hot fomentation and ointment flurbiprofen can help u getting relief of the pain along with othe tablets that u are taking for ur arthritis.
Answered: Fri, 21 Sep 2012
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