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my throat hurts when I swallow saliva

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael P Vaughn
33 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Throat pain: The two most likely causes would be post-nasal drip from a chronic sinus infection or acid reflux. An accurate diagnosis requires a history and physic ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Mayers
41 years experience Ophthalmology
URI or Allergy: You probably have an upper respiratory tract infection (URI) or allergy. You possibly have a "strep throat" and should consult your primary care physi ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: Throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), allergies or irrita ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
You need and exam: Symptoms are suspicious for an infection, either bacterial like a strep throat or viral. Without the ability to examen you and to look at the sore in ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat pain: Hello. Your sore throat and swallowing difficulty may be due to an infection. It is best to be seen by your doctor. A laryngitis or peritonsilitis cou ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Tosca
19 years experience Urgent Care
Sinus?: Sounds like you either have allergies or a upper respiratory infection. If you are sneezing & congested it's likely the sinus pressure is making your ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adam Lewis
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Neck pain: I would go to your medical doctor or the emergency room to evaluate the symptoms. Difficulty swallowing with fever and chills are worrisome and need u ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
May be coincidental: As long as one did not mistaken her perfume for her breath freshener spray, the sore throat is more likely a coincidence... meaning she might be catch ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Throat: Please see a Throat specialist as soon as possible. Have your primary doctor refer you. Wish you well.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
21 years experience Dentistry
Blister on cheek: You may have a virus or infection, either way see a physician asap.

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