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why when you swallow it feels like something is in the right side of your throat

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shah Chowdhury
41 years experience Pediatrics
SWALLOWING PROBLEM:: May be she has enlarged tonsils and/or adenoids which is causing uneasiness in swallowing. Let her be checked by her pediatrician to find out the caus ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Stachler
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat pain: At your age it is likely due to postnasal drip. I would check for allergies . Have you had a recent cold? It could also be an infection if you have ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marino Tavarez
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Painful swallowing: can be signs of a viral or bacterial throat infection. If persists in spite of treatment and time - then tonsil stones - chronic tonsillitis- should b ... Read More
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A 18-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 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: Throat symptoms with swollen lymph nodes can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not u ... Read More
A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Tonsillar Abscess: By your description you very well may have a pocket in your tonsil that is now irritated and infected. You need to get to an urgent care center today ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Throat: Could be your thyroid with enlargement of a nodule, acid reflux, a muscle strain or viral if its been going on for a short time. You can try warm salt ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Stewart
38 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Infection vs. Tumor: This could be a number of things but the possibility of an infection versus a tumor cannot be ruled out by your question. Allergy is also a possibilit ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Difficult to say: for sure without examination. Depending on severity of pain, you shoujld get to your doctor asap, even though it might not seem serious.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Strep/EBV/COVID19: Possible causes include Strep pharyngitis, EBV, Coronavirus and Influenza infections. Provide hydration and monitor for fever. Fever is associated wit ... Read More
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