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Painful Jaw after Injury Evaluation
- Jaw pain during speaking or chewing
- Jaw swelling and deformity
- Tooth fractures or avulsions
Tests may be required to evaluate a jaw injury.
Tests that may be used to evaluate a jaw injury include:
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PubMed Painful Jaw after Injury References
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