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my back hurts when I swallow

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carmen Kavali
24 years experience Plastic Surgery
Many things: Pancreatitis, gallbladder, gastric ulcer, many other possibilities....See your doctor!
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
38 years experience Family Medicine
U need an exam: There are many possible diagnosis. It is best if you see a physician for a full history and physical
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Ouch: Consider a oral ulcer, strep throat, fungal infection, post nasal drip from allergies.
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Needs an exam: This can be due to mouth breathing, post-nasal drip, acid reflux and a variety of less common causes. See a doctor, preferably an ENT specialist.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Please see a doctor: Asap.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Sore throat: Pain on swallowing can be due to a throat infection by a virus or strep. It also occur with inflammation of the thyroid gland or other neck structures ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
See local dr: You may have a throat infection or bronchitis. See your doctor for an exam and possibly antibiotics.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Konold
32 years experience Family Medicine
Normal. : Joint popping is normal. Not a sign of pathology. If it is not associated with pain, then don't worry about it.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Hastriter
18 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Back pain : Many causes for pain in back. When you breathe deeply you ribs and the muscles connecting them stretch and if you have strained your back this could ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Babak Larian
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat pain: There must an area of inflammation in ur throat, when stretched by yawning it hurts. This could be an area of infection or a sore, like a chancre sore ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernstein Joel
59 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Eustachian tube: When you swallow, a muscle opens the tube that communicates to the middle ear space from the back of the nose.(eustachian tube). This is a normal phy ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Hargan
22 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Not sure: There is a small nerve that travels from the ear canal (deep) area to the tongue that if it's mobility is altered somehow may cause some pain that is ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Common cold: At your age, these are most likely the early symptoms of the common cold. Wait a few days to see if it evolves in the usual way, very red throat, gen ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Esophagus : Chest pain with swallowing is most commonly due to conditions involving the esophagus. See your doctor for further recommendations.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Probably chest wall: It needs to be checked by your doctor but it seems it is in the chest wall according to your symptoms.The other causes can be gastro esophageal reflux ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Rib dislocation: Could be a rib dislocation or possibly costochondritis (inflammation of where the ribs and cartilage meet). I would recommend seeing a osteopathic ph ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, i would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience Pediatrics
See a doctor: You may have a pharyngitis, a throat infection, but if there is associated ear pain, the infection may have spread to the middle ear if it's more seri ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: It is impossible to say without being able to examine you and order appropriate studies. Have it evaluated.
A female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Explanation : It means your cough is heavy and deep. I hope you take some medicine for cough relief available in your country. Maybe you need antibiotics as well. G ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Med eval.: I don't know how long you have had the hip pain for or if it has been medically evaluated. If it is at all chronic, would encourage you to have it med ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Kanter
20 years experience Geriatrics
Muscle pain: The most likely reason is that when you tip your head back your are using extensor muscles. Most people when using computers, televisions, books use t ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience Pain Management
Get eval: The cause necessary inorder to treat. If you can find a way to go to a GI doctor, i think you would find your answer.

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