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dry cough feels like something in throat

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
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Sore throat: Likely the "cold" and scratchy throat resulted in a little irritation to the upper airway - the trachea. That, combined, with some lymph. Ode swelling ... Read More

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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
More info: Sorry, there is no question associated with your problem. Fyi the questions you submit are not connected and thus if you had another question regardin ... Read More
Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
More info: Sorry, there is no question associated with your problem. Fyi the questions you submit are not connected and thus if you had another question regardin ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Cough for 2 weeks: You need to see the doctor. Feeling of tightness in your throat could be a sign that you are wheezing. Gagging could also be a symptom of whooping cou ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Ngo
22 years experience Family Medicine
Post nasal drip.: Most likely post nasal drip. But need to r/o sinus infection versus other causes of cough. Otherwise you could used nasal saline twice a day.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See ENT: You need to see an ENT doctor if your family doctor can't figure out the cause if this has been present for more than 2 weeks or is getting worse.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Strep throat: You have an upper respiratory infection, bronchitis, or strep throat.Mi think your physician should see you if you do not begin to improve or if you g ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Can have both: You don't usually attribute the cough to the sore throat per se but they can have the same underlying cause. A dry non productive of mucus cough is fr ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Post nasal drip: It could be several things. The most common are allergies and reflux. Both cause post-nasal drainage, which could lead to dry non-productive cough. ... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Throat closing up?: Am concerned about sense that throat is closing up. Are you experiencing any difficulty breathing because of this - if yes, would recommend medical ev ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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