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A 24-year-old member asked:

My left ear, the left side of my throat, and the back-lower gums in the left side of my mouth all hurt, especially when swallowing. what do i do?

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 59 years experience
Ear and throat hurt: You may have a bacterial or a viral infection.In any case you should see your doctor as you may or may not need antibiotics, depending what is causing it.
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 42 years experience
See DDS and MD: Could be your wisdom tooth, could be something else. You need to be physically examined for a diagnosis.
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Dr. Alex Shvartsman
Cosmetic Dentistry 27 years experience
Many things: It could be a number of things. Infected wisdom tooth, strep throat, canker cores, or primary herpatic gingivostomatitis come to mind.
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Last updated Dec 17, 2014

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