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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rosch
48 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Find the cause: Acute throat swelling can be a medical emergency due to blocking of the airway. Chronically you need to try to find the cause and treat that. See a bo ... Read More
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Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
See doctor: The need for you to be seen soon or immediately depends upon a few things. Are you having trouble breathing, is it only on one side, does it hurt, how ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Mann
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Vague question: Many causes of throat swelling: allergic rections to foods i.e., seafood, peanuts allergy to inhallents, i.e., smoke, pollen, cat dander allergy to ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chastain
18 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
You mean : Acute throat swelling sensation may be related to infection, reflux, or allergy. Stay hydrated- plenty of water. Salt water gargles, using a humidif ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Shouldn't be: Sudden throat swelling is not a usual part of a cold. Go in to see your doctor for evaluation.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on details: Sudden or ongoing breathing problems, tongue swelling, or throat swelling or tightening means calling for an ambulance (911 in US) in case symptoms ar ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bhavin Patel
24 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Many factors: Many factors can cause swelling of the throat, mainly ingestional agents, such as foods, medications, vitamins, supplements. There are also disease p ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Throat Swelling: Most common cause of feeling of swelling in throat is gastro esophageal reflux, less common causes are allrgy, viral infection, infectious mononucleos ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anifat Balogun
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Random swelling caus: Random throat swelling is not a normal occurrence, even if it is quick. You need to see your doctor to make sure you are not reacting to foods, inhala ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat swelling: The condition in which the mucus membrane or tissues beneath this swell anywhere along the throat. The throat starts behind the nose in the nasopharyn ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Yes, rest voice: Typically you get hoarse from overstressing your vocal cords, long before you get pain/swelling. You may have pushed them so far so fast that you are ... Read More

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