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A member asked:

Can my uvula sticking to the back of my throat be the reason i get a lot of saliva and make it sound as though i'm congested?

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Dr. Corey Clay
Allergy and Immunology 11 years experience
Rhinitis?: Could be signs of postnasal drip from long-standing rhinitis. Potential causes are multiple including allergy, irritant, infection, medication side effect, structural problem in the nose, immune deficiency, etc.

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