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Riverton, UT
A 22-year-old male asked:

So my nose is like burning and it's stuffy and it's making like the roof of my mouth towards the back burn. is it just a cold?

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Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
Probably: It sounds like you have an upper respiratory infection (a "cold"). Rest, fluids, time and symptomatic care usually take care of it. However if you develop fevers, a bad sore throat, significant sinus pain/pressure, or if your symptoms persist more than 10-14 days you should probably see your doctor for an eval.
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