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Recurrent swelling around titanium plate in jaw

Premium Questions

Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I had jaw surgery 2 weeks ago, where a titanium plate was put in on my right side. Since the surgery I've lost feeling on the right side of my face, and cannot control or see very well out of my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan Romic ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Monish De MD

MY HUSBAND HAS A TITANIUM PLATE IN HIS HEAD FOR EIGHT YEARS DUE TO CANCER. THE PLAT IS GETTING HIGHLY INFECTED NOW WITH SEVERAL SURGERYS. THIS WORK HAS BEEN GOING ON IN MUSC IN XXXXXXX WILL THIS EVER ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)
Dr.    Satvinder Bakshi MD

One year ago my son 5 Years old had a swelling on below the ear on jaw line (both ear left & right side, no fever ,he is active , feel slight pain). we consult the Dr. they gave antibiotic the selling ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Satvinder Bakshi ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

plate in his neck and that plate is made of titanium. Ever since this plate was placed in 1996 my ... that plate was put in his neck. The incidence of an allergy to titanium is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Saurabh Gupta MD

in 2002 for c-4/5 herniation, I have a titanium plate...the right arm burning is similar to pain I had in 2002 is is possible with plate there to re-injure? Should I be seen? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

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Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar MD

,my jaw was broke do to gun shoot to left side of my face a titanium plate was put in with six ...,docs say that nerve was damage ,but plate is on are by that main nerve at chin.the bullet... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar ( Dentist)
Dr.   Sujoy MD

. But now after doing my own research I am starting to wonder if I have an allergy to the titanium plates ...I had jaw surgery in Feb 2012. I am now experiencing constant headaches , throbbing and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sujoy ( Allergist and Immunologist)
Dr. Gunjan Jain MD

My oral surgeon is saying I have to have my wisdom tooth pulled plus 3 others in my lower left jaw do to bone loss and have to sign to have permission to have a titanium plate put ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gunjan Jain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Amit Sharma MD

to take the pain away but it doesn t seem to work. Could the titanium plate be the source of this pain? My ...Not sure where to ask this but I had MMA (double jaw ) surgery two years ago and have had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amit Sharma ( Dentist)
Dr. B. M. Rana MD

I HAD MY JAW FRACTURED TWO MONTHS AGO, HAD IT WIRED A MONTH LATER JUST REMOVED IT A WEEK AGO TITANIUM PLATES ARE STILL IN MOUTH LOWER MOUTH AND BACK OF MOUTH BY FRACTURED JAW BONE . I CAN NOT... View answer

Answered by : Dr. B. M. Rana ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

The titanium plate is embedded deep in to the bone to strengthen it. If it is showing, you need to consult your treating doctor or specialist at the earliest as it is an open wound and can lead to infection....

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

if it fracture, may heal. if its nerve damage, cant be predicted