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Throat hurts when I swallow

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
33 years experience
Possible: That you might have a cold sore in your throat. They cause a lot of pain which is localized in one spot. See your doctor to be sure.

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Neelu Mehra
29 years experience
See your doctor: Seek medical attention. Do not ignore this symptom. Trivial and non trivial diseases can cause this symptom.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Could be viral: pharyngitis, or just irritation, use salt water gargles, if this continues, see your doctor, good luck
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Dr. Jan Lei Iwataanswered
Ophthalmology 27 years experience
See ENT Dr.: It's hard to say without doing an examination of your throat, so it's best to call your pcp dr. Or an ENT doctor to take a look at this.When it feels ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
Anesthesiology 30 years experience
Best thing to do: Is get an examination. There may be an anatomical or inflammatory problem with your right side. This could also be excacerabated by reflux. Talk to yo... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Kessler
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Reason to see doctor: This could be strep or mononucleosis. Please see a physician today.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 37 years experience
Exam time!: I'm glad that what you considered a cold has lost its' grip, but you do have something that your immune system is trying to fight. It needs help, so s... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Lehr
Allergy and Immunology 55 years experience
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Needs an exam: This can be due to mouth breathing, post-nasal drip, acid reflux and a variety of less common causes. See a doctor, preferably an ENT specialist.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Get it checked: If your throat pain is persistant you should ask yourvparents to take you to your pediatrician to get it checked if you need any antibiotics.
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