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Sometimes when I yawn my jaw opens a lil too much unexpectedly ending up in a cracking sound. Is it normal? because I sometimes feel that it might cause a jaw dislocation as the sound is very prominent.

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Sometimes when I yawn my jaw opens a lil too much unexpec...
U r right avoid opening mouth wide prob is going to grow as you grow up.
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Sometimes when I yawn my jaw opens a lil too much unexpec...
No it is not normal opening the jaw to wide may sometimes definately cause dislocation you need to be very careful avoid yawning to wide also be careful while laughing shouting and eating that the jaw should not be opened wide please show a dentist as he can guide you further.
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Sometimes when I yawn my jaw opens a lil too much unexpec...
This sound comes from your temporo mandibular joint which we call as the tmj. Kindly visit an oral maxillaofacial surgeon and get it checked.
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Sometimes when I yawn my jaw opens a lil too much unexpec...
Ya this is the problem related to tmj so dont open your your moth so wide and always hold your lower jaw while opening your jaw.
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Sometimes when I yawn my jaw opens a lil too much unexpec...
Try not to open a wide mouth while yawning.
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