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A 30-year-old female asked:

had op for my sinuses 3 weeks ago since then i've had a constant sore throat hurts to swallow, could the breathing tube scratched my throat?

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Dr. Stanley Himes
Integrative Medicine 41 years experience
Sore throat after: It is possible that you have a sore throat after being intubated by the anesthesiologist or nurse anesthetist for your surgery. If this occurs, it usually only last a few days. I would go back to your surgeon and have them take a look at your throat ASAP.

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Last updated Jul 31, 2015

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