A 39-year-old female asked:
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For15 years I feel a lump on the left side of my throat when I turn my head to the left or while I swallow (with head turned left). Should I worry?

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Evaluate it: It's not normal to feel this way. You need to get this evaluated. see your doctor. To worry or not depends on what is causing this symptom.
Answered on Jan 8, 2018
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