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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sadaf Mustafa
6 years experience Internal Medicine
Sore throat: Hello and welcome to HeathTap, If you would not mind sharing a little more information. Do you have sinus pain and pressure (areas around the nose ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Russell Lieblick
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Possibly: It is possible to develop an aphthous ulcer in the area, but you'll want to have it evaluated by an ENT. If it's an aphthous ulcer, it'll likely resol ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Satloff
39 years experience Pain Management
Check with ENT: Are you on any meds that could be affecting your taste? You always need to rule out any issue with your olfactory nerve. But something is causing you ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
?????: Sorry, but you won't get an answer to this question because it isn't in understandable English. Please have a native speaker of English repost the que ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mike Deldar
23 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Have consult with: Ent. ( ear nose throat) specialist. Also I am not ruling out of possible obstructive apnea and or TMJ issues.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Mills
12 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sinus or Reflux?: Thick mucus in the throat is due to irritation to the mucosa. Generally this means either 1)irritation due to postnasal drip from allergies or chronic ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
MD and DDS: These types of questions cannot be properly answered over the internet. When was your last dental exam? If you are not feeling well then see your prim ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neil Kudler
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Pharyngitis: It's possible that this is due to allergies from postnasal drip and throat irritation. However, viral infections of the throat as well as strep throat ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Seek help: You need to take dad to the dr. And get him help. A good exam and discussion will go a long way to hopefully starting a process that may include home ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: There are meds that can be very helpful for this issue. See a rheumatologist to rule out sjogren's syndrome and to start effective therapy.

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