Masseter Trigger Points and Referred Pain Patterns

Before you read about masseter trigger points and the pain they cause, you may want to find out more about the masseter muscle. Masseter Trigger Points and Referred Pain The masseter muscle can easily become chronically tense with trigger points and it is the most likely muscle to cause severe problems with opening the jaw. … Read more

Sternocleidomastoid Trigger Points and Referred Pain Patterns

Before reading about sternocleidomastoid trigger points, you may want to find out more about the sternocleidomastoid muscle. Sternocleidomastoid Trigger Point Causes and Symptoms There is rarely pain present in the sternocleidomastoids themselves but they have the potential to refer a large amount of pain to areas of the head, face, throat, and sternum (see trigger … Read more