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inflamed blood vessels in back of throat

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could be normal: Couild be normal vessels on the surface, but best to be examined by your otolaryngologist.

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. K. Mujib Haque
23 years experience in Internal Medicine
Peutz Jegher syndr? : Ask your doctor about possibly Peutz Jegher?
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A male asked:
Dr. Kristin Sokol
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Throat infection: Throat with yellow and red areas, bumps, blood vessels and white debris in tonsillar crevices sounds like a throat infection, also known as pharyngiti ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
It is not uncommon: after tonsillectomy small amount of lymphoid tissue will be left behind , later this tissue may get enlarged give the appearance you described , don't ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Farley
23 years experience in Urgent Care
You need to be seen: Go to a doctor to have this looked at. Must rule out vascular sources of headache. Go to an er if this is new.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Komal Naik
18 years experience in Neurology
Heat dilates: Heat typically dilated blood vessels and brings more blood flow to the area causing one to feel the throb. Try ice!
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not normal. : That doesn't sound normal. Are you having any other symptoms? This could be an infection, either current or yet-to-come. Perhaps a doctor should have ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Get checked.: If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider & get a strep throat test & culture. Saltwater gar ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Throat congestion: And chronic inflammation gives the picture you described, common in allergic patients, and post nasal drip denotes excessive drainage from the nasal c ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
37 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
See your doc: Many viruses can do this, but you need a swab to correctly diagnose this throat rash, so correct treatment can be started.

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