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League City, TX
A 39-year-old male asked:

Throat tight swallow saliva, food and drink goes fine.exertion like weightlifting tightens it.head tilt back tightens. tongue feels raw like burnt, y?

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Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 32 years experience
Need exam: These symptoms are not specific for a single diagnosis, and really require an exam and proper evaluation. Ok to start with your primary care doctor. ask if a referral to an ENT specialist is appropriate. Hope this helps!

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