What are Temporomandibular Disorder symptoms?
Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) can affect the jaw and jaw joint as well as muscles in the. Common symptoms include joint pain, muscle pain, headaches, joint sounds, trouble with fully opening the mouth, and jaw locking.
In most cases, symptoms of TMD are mild and don't last long. They tend to come and go without getting worse and usually go away without a doctor's care.
Some people who have TMD develop long-lasting (chronic) symptoms. Chronic pain or difficulty moving the jaw may affect talking, eating, and swallowing. This may affect a person's overall sense of well-being.
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CITATION: Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD). (n.d.). Retrieved January 03, 2021, from https://www.uofmhealth.org/health-library/hw209469