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Sunday, November 23, 2014
Dental and Oral Health Center
In the last three days, I have discovered a lump at the top of my jaw on the left side under my ear. It doesn`t hurt except when I push on it.
Could be many different things:
(1) a sebaceous (skin) cyst
(2) MPD/TMJ (Jaw Muscle Jaw Joint Syndrome)
(3) Wisdom Tooth Infection
(4) Cervical (NecK) Lymph Node Inflammation or some other problem.
Have your local dentist check it.
David Lee Hall, DDS
Clinical Associate Professor of Primary Care
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University