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when I swallow why does the back of my throat hurt

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat: You probably have post nasal drip which can be easily treated with some Flonase over the counter. If it is associated with fever and chills, it could ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Post nasal drip: It seems you have post nasal drip and other symptoms that can be related to a cold or nasal allergies. You do not mention how long you have had this c ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: This may be a sign of a throat infection. If you do not get better, than seek medical attention and get an evaluation. Good luck.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Burning throat: Greetings. The burning throat should be evaluated by an ENT doc. Not sure if you have voice changes or swallowing difficulty but an endoscopic evaluat ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
The Flu Season: You have an infection. If you are not feverish and if the pain is manageable you can wait and watch how your symptoms progress. Good rest and good h ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
?infection: Possibly you have a viral or bacterial infection. If you do not get better in time, or you become worse, than see a dr. For an evaluation. Best wish ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Dahl
54 years experience Ophthalmology
See your doctor: A severe sore throat of more than 48 hours requires medical attention.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Otolaryngologist: I recommend consulting an otolaryngologist for diagnosis and advice. A ligament or calcification of a bone attached to the throat muscles(styloid bone ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat pain: You have no pain when you drink or swallow solid food? I don't see how it is possible to only have throat pain when swallowing saliva but not food or ... Read More
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