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after eating i sometimes get a mucus cough buildup in throat.makes me want to clear my throat.why?is it acid reflux or aspiration phenomena?normal cbc

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Dr. Aveshen Govender
Specializes in General Practice
Post nasal?: Unlikely to be aspirational pneumonia as you would choke and have subsequent respiratory infection. May be reflux or postnasal drip. See your Family Doctor to help discern diagnosis. Best wishes
Answered on Apr 15, 2020
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