A 17-year-old female asked:
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bad cough for year now. more and more consistent. feels like something stuck in throat.

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Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
ENT eval needed: A foreign body sensation in the throat and constant cough is a reason to have your vocal cords evaluated by a specialist. Thanks for trusting HealthTap!
Answered on Aug 26, 2015
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