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my throat feels like its cut

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore throat: Most likely, it was a scratch from something you ate. If it is more than just mild, or it seems to be worsening, see your doctor.

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A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
44 years experience Dentistry
Vague: Hard to say without a history and an exam. I would consider seeing an ENT specialist to check your throat to make sure nothing is lodged in there, et ... Read More
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Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
See ER: I don't know what amount of copper, a shard or a small flat piece but you may have made a laceration of the pharynx or esophagus. Best to go to and ER ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Comisi
37 years experience Dentistry
Have it examined: Blood vessels can look very much like a cut on that secion of the throat. If you are feeling something it would be a good idea to have a doctor examin ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Globus sensation?: Do you experience the feeling of a ball or lump in the back of your throat that you have to swallow past? If so, this is "globus." alternatively, you ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Emergency evaluation: Could be esophageal stricture or schatzki ring or pharyngeal or upper air way obstruction.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Husam Bezreh
Specializes in Periodontics
Autoimmune: It could be something like pemphigoid or lichen planus. Check with an oral pathologist.
A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't know the size: But would seek medical attention if you have pain. Some objects may simply pass through the GI tract. Don't know enough about lip ring (size/shape) to ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
54 years experience Dentistry
No closure: You probably ate something with a hard surface that scratched your throat or you could be allergic to something you ate or early signs of hpv virus se ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: You must be examined for a definitive diagnosis.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Nordstrom
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Infection probable: See a doctor now.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Methven
19 years experience Dentistry
See you doctor : It sounds like strep throat. A quick visit to your doctor should verify. Usually a round of antibiotics will resolve the issue. If it is painful as ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Cepacol & Dr visit: Cepacol lozenges have a numbing medication in them, which should help with the symptoms you describe. It also comes as a spray for the back of your th ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: Pharyngitis, a throat inflammation, is most commonly due to a viral infection which usually resolves without any specific treatment within a week. If ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Throat hurting: Strep throat or a viral infection?
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: General could be many things infection foods medication or normal. See a dentist for specific diagnosis and treatment or Ear nose and throat Doctor
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elton Behner
36 years experience Dentistry
Possible: swollen saliva gland, possible saliva duct stone. Have a dentist or your PCP look at it.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
38 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat: Could be your thyroid with enlargement of a nodule, acid reflux, a muscle strain or viral if its been going on for a short time. You can try warm salt ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Go see your doctor: I believe you mean you're coughing until it hurts your chest and then you gag. It's common to cough hard enough to vomit or throw up. Regardless, if y ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sore throat: If the pain is new and different than the discomfort with reflux, then you most likely have pharyngitis of a throat infection. Try hydration, rest, ty ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Taylor
38 years experience Pulmonology
This symptom: may indicate enlarged tonsils. Your doctor can evaluate this for you.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Post-nasal drip: You may have a condition termed "post-nasal drip"-which basically means secretions from your nasal cavity are running down your throat. Sometimes thi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Ashley
14 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Globus?: The first issue is to determine whether you have an actual mass, or just the sensation of a mass, or globus. Masses in the throat should always be tak ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience Pathology
Lump in Throat : At your age, the symptoms you describe point to possible thyroid gland enlargement. This can be easily checked by your doctor by running some simple l ... Read More

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