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Get rid of lump in throat feeling

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 51 years experience
Anxiety: Psychotherapy and medication for anxiety helps . For the blood in the toilet you need to stop taking NSAID until you get checked to rule out a bleedin... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 53 years experience
Getting harder: It's getting harder because you are ignoring the cause of your indigestion and instead trying to treat the symptoms. You have learned that for your OT... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Possibly: If the lump sensation is due to anxiety, it may be impacted by valium. However it would be better to address the underlying cause of your anxiety. See... Read More
A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Globus sensation?: This might be globus sensation, often related to anxiety or stress. Uncomfortable but harmless. He should discuss this possiblity with his doctor. Goo... Read More
A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Doctor can examine: New throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Tension,stress: The sensation of a lump in the throat, called globes hystericus, is very characteristic of tension, stress,anxiety. I strongly recommend that you be r... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Be seen: What you are describing medically would be called dysphagia, there are multiple causes. Among the more common is chronic reflux disease leading to co... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Throat lump: You will need to start with a history taking and exam to rule out anatomical issues. If those are ruled out, the next most plausible explanation is gl... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 37 years experience
Unusual combination : See your doctor for an evaluation. These areas, throat and armpit, are not directly related and may indicate a more systemic or "whole body" issue. Wi... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pablo Arango
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 24 years experience
Orkney on anxiety: A gloobus sensation or "lump in the throat" is common in people who suffer from anxiety. Make sure it is well controlled. Another common cause of thi... Read More