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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Symptoms: Your symptoms may be due gastroesophageal reflux
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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Chicken & egg: There is an association between acid reflux and sleep apnea. There is no proof that reflux leads to sleep apnea (or vice-versa) but the association be ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
LPR: Laryngopharyngeal reflux is the most likely cause for these symptoms. If acids escape the esophagus and reach the sensitive tissues near the opening o ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Palumbo
22 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Reflux: Definitely sounds like reflux. Try taking Zantac (ranitidine) over the counter and talk to your doctor about an endoscopy.
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Possibilities...: Possibilities include bronchospasm from any cause, gerd, post-nasal drip or a combination of factors. Your throat discomfort can be due to the cough i ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Viral URI: May end up with cold or flue and it's complications. Take some otc medications for symptomatic treatment. Your pharmacist can help you with that. If i ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Selina Tsogang
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Upper chest infectio: What are you taking for the sore throat and the cough,presently.Do you have a history of contact with anybody that had similar symptoms. If when you g ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Posterior drip: what you are describing is typical of posterior nasal drip. while you are asleep, the posterior nasal drip will irritate your throat, and your vocal c ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Claudine nandi Lee
Specializes in General Practice
No: Fear does not help us right now. This thing is coming. Angela Merkel said 70% of us will get it. Rather stay isolated and access your doctor via a tel ... Read More
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A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Cough: It could be lingering cough from previous infection. It may be asthma, reflux or postnasal discharge causing cough. It could be some more pressing/sig ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Noel Alonso
22 years experience Pediatrics
Cough...: It sounds as if you may be describing a post-nasal drip, which causes the itchy, scratchy throat and dry cough by stimulating cough receptors at the b ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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ST: Fluids, lozenges. Not smoking. Treat the possibles cause (i.E, allergies, cold, reflux, excessive screaming, avoid dust & dry air), dental problems.
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