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when I swallow I feel like there is something in the back of my throat

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Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Epiglottis: The epiglottis is visible at the back of my throat When swallowing it feels like there is something there. Is this related ? ANS: normal to see epiglo ... Read More

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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends....: This may be due to swelling, a choanal polyp or an enlarged uvula among orther possibilities. Best to have your otolaryngologist examine this are to d ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Frey
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Exam needed: Thanks for your question! I think you would benefit from a good and thorough history and exam. I would see your GP first. Hope you feel better!
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many possibilities: The clogged sensation in the ears is usually a sign of eustachian tube dysfunction which could be from an irritant or allergies. Allergies can irritat ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Globus Hystericus: Is the silly name given to this because it is usually described as "like a lump in my throat". It is actually evidence of an irritable nervous system. ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
14 years experience Family Medicine
Globus Sensation: The "lump in the throat" sensation is often caused by inflammation of one or more parts of the throat, such as the larynx or hypopharynx, due to crico ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rafael Lugo
27 years experience General Surgery
Reflux?: see a doctor and consider getting an endoscopy. Sometimes this can be a sign of chronic acid reflux.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Dangerous. See ENT: A sharp foreign body lodged in the throat is dangerous. See an ENT who will do an indirect laryngoscopy and provide you wit( management plan.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Anatomy: There is. It is called a uvula. You can see it by looking in a girlfriends mouth.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Abby Caplin
39 years experience Integrative Medicine
Yes, sense: I'd recommend getting checked out, just in case it's an infection that might need antibiotics. But you could go to the drug store and purchase a neti ... Read More
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