A 42-year-old member asked:
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i've been having difficulty in swallowing for the past 48 hrs, seems like something's blocking there?

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Dr. David Astrachan
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Several possibilitie: Several possibilities exist. It could be an infection, it could be secondary to reflux or it could be inflamed from some other source. You should be evaluated by your doctor as this symptom can worsen.
Answered on Sep 11, 2012

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