A 40-year-old female asked:
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hubby rubbed my back tonight and pressed between shoulder blade and spine which gave me tickle in the throat and a cough fit. should i worry?

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Dr. Anthony Leazzo
22 years experience Family Medicine
No: This is a stimulation of the nerves going to the esophagus. No harm at all.
Answered on Nov 30, 2012
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