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After smoke feels like something stuck in throat

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Smoke throat: You body is trying to tell you: DO NOT SMOKE. Listen to it. Unless you already have throat cancer.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikhil Agarwal
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Lung problems: Sounds like an episode of acute bronchitis. If it lasts that long then something underlying is going on. Please see a lung specialist if not already d... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Shiller
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 27 years experience
Get an exam: It sounds like you're otherwise healthy, but it's concerning set of symptoms. Needs in-person evaluation. You should have an exam to rule out somethi... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 38 years experience
If no fever or pain: and tonsil not inflammed and enlarged then probably just unrelated tonsillar concretions which should not cause that symptom. If no improvement with ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Possibly: I assume you have been evaluated by a gastroenterologist. It appears that classic reflux is not the problem. Other possibilities include a Zenker's di... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Reflux: These could be symptoms of reflux or gastritis. I would see your primary care MD. In the meantime you can try over the counter medicines like Pepcid (... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
R/O CRYPT TRAPPING: Tonsilar crypt trapping can cause chronic tonsillitis you need to have throat cultured and a full panel of blood work. Empiric antibiotics Also ENT ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See your doctor: The "bumps" in front of and behind your ears are likely unrelated to hypothyroidism. They may be lymph nodes. The sensation of something stuck in your... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 24 years experience
1 cm is quite small: A 1cm thyroid nodule is not likely to cause swallowing difficulty. However, the stress of knowing and worrying about this nodule is likely the cause--... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
59 years experience
See below: You are very young age wise to get a smoker's cancer ordianrily it takes at least 20 years. So the thing in your thrat may be an irritation from som... Read More