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Is it normal to have difficulty swallowing with an abscess

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marc Hirsch
51 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: It could be a virus or a bacteria (strep) or it could be mono. Your mom is smart. Get it looked at by a medical practitioner. If it is swollen the doc ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
See your MD: Start with an appointment with your primary care physician. If he or she cannot diagnose your problem, you may be referred to an ENT or gastroentero ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be.: There could be residual inflammation in the esophagus or throat from the choking episode. That being said, if you're not better in another day or two ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Depending on where: You must've gotten injected in the neck somewhere....probably in the sternocleidomastoid muscles. The medication will leak out of the muscles and aff ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard to tell: Causes of sore throat and cough are many, but they are usually self-limited and get better on their own. If you are not feeling better, please see a d ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Reeves
29 years experience Neurology
A bit of a problem!: Because Botox weakens muscles, it may be that some of the medicine got into muscles you use for swallowing. The effect is usually about three months.. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
22 years experience Dentistry
Dry mouth: Your salivary gland secretion rate may be low when not stimulated. This can be caused by many things, most commonly medications such as antihistamines ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Majid Jamali
25 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Thyroid: These are all signs of thyroid issue. Please see a physician to evaluate the hormone levels.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Not typical: The symptoms you are describing are not related to BO nor they are related to the medication . The only concern we get after stopping to prop is rebou ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Possibly: If a solitary nodule can be palpated in the thyroid, is proven to be solitary on scan and is cold, there is a possibility it is an adenoma that has a ... Read More

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