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Why do I feel like I got something in my throat in the back of it

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Pneumonia?: Despite what it "feels" like, most likely the blood and sputum (phlegm) are coming from bronchial tubes or lung. Maybe from your sinuses, bu... Read More

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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Post nasal: Frequent postnasal drip is often caused by excessive dryness created by air conditioning in the summer and dry heat during winter. You may need more h... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aruna Bakhru
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
Allergy likely cause: It sounds like allergy but why don't you ask the doctor that ordered all these tests what he or she thinks? Did they not recommend a plan of treatment... Read More
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Throat: If these spots are at your tonsils and tend to persist you need to consult an ENT surgeon, particularly if they cause symptoms from time to time
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
This is: usually caused by a viral infection and is (if "obstructing" treated with a course of steroids! Check this out with your PCP (Primary Care Provider) y... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
Pain Management 17 years experience
Globus pharyngis: This may be a condition called globus pharyngitis. Sometimes its psychogenic, but medical causes stemming from the laryx/hypopharynx/vocal cords/esop... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Viral or bacterial : You may have a viral or bacterial infection, and need to be checked.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Globus?: Could be globus. Read: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3360444 See ENT doc for exam to make sure no pathology present.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
See GI specialist: You need to consult a GI doctor to find out the cause of your swallowing problem. One of the conditions is known as eosinophilic esophagitis but the... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
GERD, globus...?: Exposure of the vocal cords to stomach acid ; pepsin will result in inflammation of the vocal cords (as is also often seen with acid regurgitation) = ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Obstructive: sleep apnea is a possibility. Consult with an ENT specialist, who can look into your upper airway.

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