Los Angeles, CA
A 19-year-old male asked:
Been sick for about 4 weeks, symptoms improving. no fever, chest pain, or shortness of breath. mild cough constant throat clearng.2 days ago started having feeling of something like mucus under apple. when breath deep feel lik somthn there.what is it?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Doctor can recheck: Can recheck throat, nose, and chest. Throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies, irritants, stomach acid reflux. A person usually sees his primary care doctor if the throat symptoms are bothersome, recurrent, or don't go away quickly (to check for strep, sinusitis...).
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Last updated Jun 30, 2020
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