Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal

tightening underneth the jaw?

i keep gettingg these tightening underneth my jaw and it scares me to death does any one have any idea plz help me
Discussion is closed
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
351246 tn?1379685732
Hi
Welcome to the forum!
A feeling of tightening under the jaw can be due to deficiency of calcium, or due to hypoparathyroidism. It can also be due to gastric reflux. At times acid from the stomach comes and hits the throat, this causes a reflex tightening of the muscle. Please discuss this with your PCP and get serum calcium levels checked. Also get the parathyroid gland function assessed.
Hope this helps. Please let me know if there is any thing else and do keep me posted. Take care!
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A
Looking for a Doctor?
Shop for health care like an expert. Find the best doctors based on reviews from patients like you.
Undiagnosed Symptoms Community Resources
Top General Health Answerers
363281 tn?1353103243
Blank
Nelson, New Zealand
1756321 tn?1499064984
Blank
Queensland, Australia
19694731 tn?1482853437
Blank
AL
Avatar universal
Blank
80052 tn?1496327897
Blank
way off the beaten track!, BC
Avatar universal
Blank
CT