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what are common causes of a feeling of something stuck in my throat?

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Dr. John McMahan
47 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Throat Issue: It could be gerd, allergies, a foreign body like a fish bone or a mass or diverticulum. See an ENT doc for a definitive diagnosis.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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