U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 28-year-old male asked:

My throat is sore, what could be the problem?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Christopher Cirino
Infectious Disease 24 years experience
Limited help online: The answer to diagnosing a sore throat from across the world is limited. Things that can cause of sore throat: acid reflux with a term known as laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) when acid causes inflammation in the back; tonsillitis/pharyngitis from a viral cause, even a STD (e.g. gonorrhea) can cause this. This format cannot answer this question. yourhealthforumbydrcirino.org
Last updated Apr 9, 2020


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.