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Peotrusion behind uvula

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Behind the uvula : Behind the uvula lies the posterior pharyngeal Wall. The pharynx will connect to the esophagus posteriorly and the larynx or voice box anteriorly. H ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tonya Fordham
21 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor : What do you mean by blue? Do you mean like a varicose vein or like allergic changes . Would need to see the uvula and a better history to give you an ... Read More
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more informatio: How long has your uvular been blue? Do you have any pain or any trauma
A female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Ok: This sounds pretty typical for most URIs, sore throats, etc. Drink more fluids during those illnesses
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Murcek
33 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Inflamed lymphatics: It may be an inflamed small deposit of lymphatic tissue..These will generally resolve in 2 weeks or so. If you still have it after that, see a physici ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Conservative therapy: These may be viral sores. I suggest conservative therapy as follows: warm water gargles, Zinc lozenges ( Cold-Eze ) Advil (ibuprofen) as needed for pa ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Need to see: Cannot tell from your description. Need picture to tell.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barbara Stark Baxter
41 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Inhalant allergy: The swelling you are experiencing is probably angioedema. The most likely cause, if it is happening only during the day at work, is an allergen in the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Hard to know: I can't think of anything in that area that would cause an abnormal taste. If you have a photo of it it would be interesting to see.
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A female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
ENT: You can have it evaluated by and ENT. Not sure what it is without seeing it. Pain? How long has it been there?

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