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flu left 2 weeks ago, sore throat when swallowing for 2 weeks. slight cough and lots of phlegm stuck in throat. could this be cancer? very worried

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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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Throat: Probably post viral syndrome but maybe some acid reflux as well. Drink lots of water and gargle.If it persists see an ENT. Not likely to be cancer
Answered on Apr 5, 2020

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