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hi, i have been suffering from something feeling like it is stuck in my throat. i had my tonsils and adenoids removed a while ago, so i don't think that it is a tonsil stone, although from what i've read, the symptoms of a tonsil stone generally fit the f

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Dr. William Culviner
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 30 years experience
LPR : Laryngopharygeal reflux is when a small amount of acid comes up into the throat and irritates it. It is a common cause of dry tickle cough, chronic sore throat, lump in the the throat , post nasal drip, phlegm in the throat, and throat clearing. It is also a contributing factor to ear eustachian tube and sinus problems. It responds well to proton pump inhibitor Rx. Discuss with your ENT.

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Last updated Aug 2, 2019

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