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A 28-year-old male asked:

I feel dryness in my throat and difficulties while swallowing with a sharp headache?

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Dr. Brian Affleck
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 31 years experience
Possible dehydration: Dry throat in an otherwise healthy person with headache is commonly caused by dehydration. The difficulty swallowing is probably a direct result of dry throat.

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Last updated Apr 23, 2013

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