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constant throat pain sharp hard to swallow

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Dr. Mary Engrav
30 years experience Emergency Medicine
Since : Since you are having throat pain for two weeks you need to see a doctor. Things you can try for pain include advil (ibuprofen), tylenol (acetaminophe ... Read More
Dr. Alvaro Gracia
28 years experience Prosthodontics
Warm water with salt: Gaggles with warm water and salt.

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Palafox
23 years experience Breast Surgery
Infection: If your throat is dry and painful it could be infection; do you have fever or any other symptoms, like body aches or felling ill? Did it come on sudde ... Read More
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Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Mouth breathing?: Symptoms worse in the morning or after sleep? Mouth breathing in your sleep could be a cause or at least a factor. That's my first thought. If that's ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
ENT: Should disappear shortly. If not, see an ENT doc.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Need Clindamycin : You need a course of high dose Clindamycin - the antibiotics you are on don't kill anaerobic bacteria that commonly cause tonsillitis. I give patients ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Post nasal drip: It seems you have post nasal drip and other symptoms that can be related to a cold or nasal allergies. You do not mention how long you have had this c ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Probably not.: Unlikely to have an acute esophageal tear with no symptoms.
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. or ER can check: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other caus ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
See doctor.: It could be any number of ailments, from allergies, to the flu, to strep throat or any combination or something all together different. The key is bei ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Which?: Certainly not normal to have persistent pain and sore throat and pain behind nose and in cheek and ear. It is normal for an ENT doctor to want to rem ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other caus ... Read More
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