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something in my throat makes me cough

A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Morell
28 years experience Rheumatology
Two things: It could be posterior nasal drip from sinuses, if continues, have ENT scope it. Good luck.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Throat: Feeling of lump in the throat could be a symptom of anxiety or something irritating your throat. Get clearance from pcp first through physical exam, t ... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
You : You may be dealing with allergies, however an infection needs to be ruled out. Please see your doctor for an evaluation and treatment as deemed necess ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Pizzolatto
40 years experience General Practice
Tonsils: Could be enlarged or infected tonsils. Best to have this checked by a physician if it continues to persist.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience Urgent Care
Exam: Try swallowing water or a drink. If you still have the sensation try having a doctor take a look. Good luck
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
See answer: Generally, if a 28 year old person noted a spec of blood in phlegm after several coughs and had no other symptoms it's likely due to some superficial ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam answered
35 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
hoarseness: See an ENT doctor for examination of your vocal cords. Quit smoking asap!
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ashraf Guirgues
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Postnasal drip: If you have significant allergies or postnasal drip you can have phlegm the collects in the back of your throat but if it's only associated with food ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Need exam to know: An ENT dr can do an exam including looking down your throat with a small fiberoptic camera and help identify the problem and its treatment rapidly.

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