Broken Jaw (cont.)
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Broken Jaw Prognosis (Outlook)
Depending on the nature and location of the fracture, the fracture may have to be fixed with surgery. Some fractures do not require surgery and are managed best with diet changes and pain control. Some people may need to be admitted to the hospital based on their injury.
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