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Pain in jaw near ear

There is pain in my jaw near the ear for last few days. It pains while chewing food, yawning and extended movement of mouth. What is it possibly and whom should I consult?
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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
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Hi, it could be temporomandibular joint disorder.
Eat soft foods. Cut food into small pieces. Steer clear of sticky or chewy food. Avoid chewing gum.
Consult Ent surgeon for further advice...
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