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is it possible to bruise your trachea

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Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Voice rest: Monitor carefully for respiratory compromise. Noisy breathing or low oxygen levels may require hospitalization. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!

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A female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Need to be checked: First you have to see your doctor , it could be a simple inflamed lymph node , or thyroid tumor . you must see your doctor for investigation with out ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Needs exam: Do you have a thyroid problem?? The thyroid gland is often larger on one side than the other or a thyroid nodule may be causing the tracheal deviation ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
36 years experience Pediatrics
Normal response, or: May be increased with a cold , a heart problem or other lung problems.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: The bruise of the bone you feel but you can not see.
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No you can not: Sprain is tear or stretch of a ligament.Aligament is connective tissue between two bones and there is no such thing in nose.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Tonsils: Probably unlikely, but to be sure you should set up an appointment with an Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist! Hope all goes well!
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Anything is possible: While anything is possible, I wouldn't recommend it due to concern for possible injury & infection. Best to discuss your question & concerns w ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal sprain: No. Remember babies come through there, a huge potential space.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Yes: And it is a bad idea. It will not make it bigger. I had a correspondent some time back who misguidedly tied a weight to the end and dropped it; all he ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Chimenti
26 years experience Sports Medicine
Sprain: A sprain is considered a stretch or tear of the soft tissues often surrounding a joint. Therefore, yes, you can sprain your knuckle.
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Patney
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Sprains usually refer to injuries of the ligaments around a join where strains are in reference to muscle and tendon units. Most strains and sprains ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Don't quite kno what: U mean by "jam ". If I think it's like a jammed finger it means U land on it from a jump or fall from height. In that case U probably injured the arti ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Ritota
8 years experience Dentistry
Controversial: Some will say any cracking is abnormal. I believe without discomfort it is being able to slide the upper part of your jaw over a bony structure at the ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Peltan
27 years experience Ophthalmology
No: No, but crying and rubbing -- yes.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
What do you mean?: If you mean that you are engaging in sexual activities appropriately , there is no such thing as overusing . If you are having sex with multiple sexua ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
30 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Sadly you can bruise your self with a toothbrush slipping, a fork ... If its problematic please consult with a dentist. Hope this helps.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chastain
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Lymphoid tissue: It can be normal to have a bumpy appearance to the back of the throat in the area between the tonsils. This is lymphoid tissue, part of an area called ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olav Jaren
18 years experience Neurology
My hand fell asleep: Yes and no. A bruise of the skin often is discolored, due to some changes in blood products. A nerve would not have this kind of reaction. A nerve ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
Sure: It's not just possible, it's easy to do. All you have to do is step wrong, get out of a chair awkwardly, or slip.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Usually not.: A perforation of the stomach is usually a surgical emergency. If not repaired quickly, patients can often get extremely sick from peritonitis. It is u ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Flonase overdose: Yes it is possible to overdose on Flonase and you should always take it exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Morton
17 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Possibly: I would not "crack" your neck. This could lead to damage over time. A consultation with a reputable chiropractor may be a better option for spinal m ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience Podiatry
Give them LSD: You can't, really. The shape of your feet, like the shape of your face, is inherited, and part of the fun of being your parents' child. Pick your pa ... Read More

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