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Pain in jaws and difficulty swallowing
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dominostreet posted:
Had RA for 1year. I sometimes get this feeling of congestion in both ears (but they are not), and jaw joint pain, and this feeling of not being able to swollow( that's the best way I can think to describe it). Has anyone else experienced that?
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ranydl responded:
I have had the same. In fact my right TMJ joint was very swollen for a week and severly damaged my ear. My left joint gets sore on occasion. This is something to watch carefully.


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