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15 Oct 2008

Deteriorating jaw
Hi
Who would I go and see re what is possibly a deterating jaw - part under ear sounds like scraping if I open and close jaw and if I yawn or open mouth wide to bit apple for instance it is painful and locks. Is it a dentists are or anothe specialist. Thanks
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01 Jan 0001

Either a dentist or a maxillofacial surgeon
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