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A 20-year-old female asked:

Hello doctor. i have been experiencing lightheadedness, chest pains, difficulty swallowing & breathing. i'm not sure what is wrong with me. thank you.

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Dr. Murray Grossan
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 74 years experience
Pharyngitis: Difficulty swallowing is often due to inflammation and swelling of the throat. Do you have fever? Can you get your blood pressure checked? Dizzy feeling often accompanies an infection. If you have a fever and feel worse, an evaluation by a doctor is needed which will include an EKG. Meanwhile drink lots of green tea and water.

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