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feel something in my throat when i swallow

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Rarely: A thyroid issue is possible but less likely. If it bothers you, have an ENT doctor take a look.

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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Hay fever: Could be but see an ENT specialist to have it checked out.
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anne Eglash
34 years experience Family Medicine
Probably GERD: Gastroesophageal reflux (GERD) can present in many different ways. Most people expect heartburn symptoms, but many people with GERD never notice heart ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Gottschall
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sticking: Symptoms of 'sticking' when swallowing may be related to dry throat. Keep well hydrated and lubricate the throat with water. Some conditions could m ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Need eval....: In order to diagnose this problem, you need to see a GI doctor. They can take a look down your esophagus and into your stomach and see what is causing ... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining your throat. Please see a doctor.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many possibilities: The clogged sensation in the ears is usually a sign of eustachian tube dysfunction which could be from an irritant or allergies. Allergies can irritat ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Possibly: This needs to get checked out. See your doctor or an ent.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
See MD & take a PPI: You could something serious going on with your esophagus. Buy some otc acid reducer like Prilosec otc and get referred to a gastroenterologist. They m ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Web?: People sometimes feel this after eating or swallow? This could be a number of things and needs workup. Could be reflux, tumor, web although this is ra ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Loury
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Consider another cau: Highly unusual to sense epiglottis unless acutely inflamed or swollen which would also be painful. Sounds like globus, a foreign body sensation. Can ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Sounds like a virus: Upper respiratory infections in which there is runny nose, congestion, cough, etc. Accompanied by sore throat are generally viral, although if you are ... Read More
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Dr. Scott Rickert
16 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
May be reflux: Globus sensation or the feeling that something is stuck in your throat can be due to swelling in the area at the beginning of your esophagus. The most ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ravinder Nagpaul
36 years experience Internal Medicine
It will go away: It may happens with endoscopy exam , but will go away. Try gargles with warm water with a pinch of salt (in a 8 oz cup )
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: Throat symptoms in a healthy, young adult, can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Globus feeling: Hello, the sensation that you may be feeling could be coming from a condition called globus pharyngitis. This is usually caused by a reflux of juices ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doc.: Difficulty swallowing needs investigation probably with a barium swallow test or esophagram. May be that this has nothing to do with your epiglottis ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
Perhaps allergy: a tickle in the throat often means an allergic response to something you are inhaling, eating, or some medication, supplement of vitamin allergy. i d ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore throat: If the pain is new and different than the discomfort with reflux, then you most likely have pharyngitis of a throat infection. Try hydration, rest, ty ... Read More
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