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A 35-year-old member asked:

When i swallow any food or liquid, it feels as if it's going down the wrong tube in the throat. why is this?

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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Hard to several: As several different problems can cause aspirations, as in food/liquid going down the wrong "pipe". Your best bet is review this with your doctor as you may benefit from a swallow study to better delineate if you have any anatomic or motility issues with swallowing.
Last updated Feb 12, 2015

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