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clicking and rubbing sensation in my throat when swallowing

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
That is normal: The voice box rises up and down during swallowing and its cartilage back wall can rub against the front wall of the cervical vertebrae making a clicki ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
VC polyp?: Those who sing regularly can get vocal cord polyps, which could very well explain your symptom. An ENT exam and direct laryngoscopy are in order as a ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
See a doctor: It is better to be examined by a doctor so they can assure you after careful inspection of your throat other wise we will be guessing good luck
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Crepitus : It is normal to have some noise with the swallow on occasion. If it persists see an ENT doctor and they will check it out for you. You are probably to ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: For symptoms lasting this long, you need to discuss this with your doctor, who will to an examination in person.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergy/reflux: Get checked by pmd. Allergy can cause your symptoms so also reflux . You can have anatomical variation causing it also.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Normal functions: When you swallow, you often hear a click in your ears because the eustachian tube opens and allows air from your upper throat into the middle ear to e ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Glusker
46 years experience Neurology
Ear clicks: The most likely reason for clicks when you swallow is the opening and closing of the eustachian tubes. They go from the back of your throat to your e ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Anil Gungor
34 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustachian tube pop: too little data, it may be your ear tubes (eustachian tubes) opening and closing due to your palatal muscle action during swallowing (most common)
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A male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Weed: Stop taking weed for a good while and see that things are getting better.

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