A 30-year-old male asked:
hello doctor, for about the past 5 months i keep feeling a clicking sensation in my throat when i swallow food, drink and saliva. also, accompanying this, when i swallow saliva i can feel it trickling down to my chest. any ideas? i’m a vocalist
1 doctor answer
Dr. Dean Giannone answered
24 years experience Internal Medicine
VC polyp?: Those who sing regularly can get vocal cord polyps, which could very well explain your symptom. An ENT exam and direct laryngoscopy are in order as a starting point.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
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