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Lock jaw and numb of jaw

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Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

to that ER encounter, my left thumb and finger and wrist went numb. Then my lower left jaw, tongue, and up to my left nostril went numb, as though I had just returned from dental work. When I went to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Monish De MD

Hi. For two days I've had the feeling of numbness in my jaw. It's in the back portion. Below my ear. It's not painful or anything, doesn't seem to radiate anywhere else. I've also for a month now had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

For the past four years, I have had a swelling and numbness occur in my right or left jaw that can last for two to four days and without a pattern. The first sign is inside my mouth with a numbness ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Sumit Bhatti MD

Hello, for tue past couple weeks. I've been getting numbness in my cheek and jaw. Also slight nauseous, dizziness feeling. And don't know if it will related but pain behind my eyes. Not severe ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumit Bhatti ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

liver? His RBC was also high but not significant. Recently he was complaining of numbness on his jaw. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anshul Varshney ( Internal Medicine Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  SAIKAT MITRA MD

. She calmed down in about 15 mins, but her jaw was locked (could not open it past a certain point) and she had some numbness in her face . An hour has passed and it has loosened a bit. I am concerned... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SAIKAT MITRA ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

right ear that causes my jaw to lock when I m chewing, and has to be forced open with a violent cracking ... left pinky and ring finger are often numb or cold and are actually weaker than those of my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Dipti Singh MD

I just removed my left upper and bottom wisdom teeth last Tue. Today is the 8th day. I m still suffering from a locked jaw and numb, burning tongue on the left side after removing the stitch yesterday ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dipti Singh ( Dentist)
Dr.  Veera Raghava Rao. Buddha. MD

My aunt just experience this symptoms 30 minutes ago.... lockjaw, slurred speech , numbness of left arm , her BP was 150/80 and her blood glucose is 306 mg/dl. should we bring her to the hospital right ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao. Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. A.K. Srivastava MD

to a GP medication was given , with no specific finding on examination, now he has locked jaw & doctors R suspecting a stroke .there is no other symptom like numbness or weakness in any part of the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. A.K. Srivastava ( ENT Specialist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

it is lock jaw. generally it happens due to mandibular dislocation which requires reduction. other condition is tetanus, which can be excluded.

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

The facial nerve passes near the angle of jaw and could have been injured during the fracture. Contact your treating doctor and discuss the matter

Dr. Vinay Bhardwaj MD

Yes, if the tooth grows and pushes against the jaw, it can make the gums numb. But you need to get a dental x-ray and see if the tooth is doing any further damage.