U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
NY
A 27-year-old female asked:

I have a sore throat, nose congestion, bad taste in mouth and a lump in throat feeling for more then 10 days. is this a possible sinus infection?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Simon
Integrative Medicine 32 years experience
Sinus infection: Yes it could be. Allergies are bad this time of year and can contribute to the symptoms. These could cause a cough, worse when lying down, facial tenderness, congestion, a fever and headache. See your PCP for treatment if symptoms persist

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Oct 19, 2015

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.