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mucus pocket in throat

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Farhad Sigari
20 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Reflux: This is very consistent with acid reflux into your esophagus while you are lying flat during sleep. Try sleeping in a reclined position, avoid eating ... Read More
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Dr. Rachel Johns
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Postnasal drip: You are most likely having postnasal drip. The back of your nasal cavity, mouth and throat are connected. While you are lying horizontally sleeping, t ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Amanda Salvado
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ask MD who diagnosed: Throat mucous can be seen at many different levels in the throat and for many different reasons. The doctor who performed the endoscopy can probably ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hydrate well with: water.Saltwater gargles: Mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucus in throat: Esopaheal reflux or allergic rhinitis are more likely. Both are relatively easily treatable conditions.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hard or soft?: Are you talking about hard nuggets? Stones that form in tonsillar crypts are called tonsil stones ( tonsilloliths).
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vladimir Zuzukin
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mucus: It could be 'postnasal drainage' from your nose, like allergies or sinus infection. Or it could be productive sputum from cough, esp in a chronic smo ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
throat mucus : Constant throat mucus is most likely due to post nasal drip from allergies. May also occur due to laryngopharyngeal reflux.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucus in throat: Esopaheal reflux or allergic rhinitis are more likely. Both are relatively easily treatable conditions.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
18 years experience General Practice
See your doc: I recommend having your healthcare professional examinfornyour an infection that requires antibiotics.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
31 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Metallic taste: A metallic taste in the mouth can occur with vitamin deficiencies. Take A complex b stress vitamin daily and this usually resolves. Buoy can also get ... Read More

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