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Feels like lump in right side of throat

A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Gould
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
ENT evaluation: This can represent several possibilities including cyst, lymphoid tissue or perhaps most concerning a primary tongue or head/neck malignancy. Should y... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Stewart
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 41 years experience
Infection vs. Tumor: This could be a number of things but the possibility of an infection versus a tumor cannot be ruled out by your question. Allergy is also a possibilit... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Exam: difficult to say if this is an enlarged tonsil, adenoid or growth without an examination. I suggest a thorough exam and evaluation.
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Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Infection: It is likely an infection of the throat or nasal cavity producing a posterior nasal drip. Allergic posterior nasal drips also possible. Try over the c... Read More
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Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 37 years experience
ENT: It is important for you to consult with an ENT doctor to assess, what if anything the lump in your throat is. It could be a post nasal drip, enlarged ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
Unlikely: You want to call or see your surgeon for evaluation and reassurance, wish you wellness
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
General Surgery 19 years experience
GERD?: if coffee makes pain worse consider evaluation for reflux disease. Avoid foods like coffee, alcohol, smoking.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
Pediatrics 38 years experience
If there's a lump: inside his mouth/throat and he is having difficulty swallowing, please see his doctor. The two issues may not be related, but it would be difficult to... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. PAUL Christu
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 46 years experience
Lymph node: During a throat infection, lymph nodes in the neck become swollen and tender. After the infection the tenderness disappears and the swollen nodes usua... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Tonsil?: You could have inflammation, infection or stone in the right tonsil. Or you could have a blockage in the right eustachian tube (drains ear to throat)... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Hard to say : Would need more info and exam. If it has been fairly recent swollen nodes can cause similar symptoms and are often associated with a viral or bacteri... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Everett
Internal Medicine 24 years experience
Needs examination: It is impossible to diagnose this without an examination and more careful review of associated symptoms. See your doctor ASAP.
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