A 20-year-old female asked:
20 years old female, smoking and drinking for a year.i have sore throat and small little ball, like the one you get from hpv throat cancer.
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 37 years experience
Throat: Your question can only be answered by having an examination. See your doctor or an ENT for an exam asap.
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Pain Management 37 years experience
SEE your doctor: A sore throat is pain and irritation of the throat that often precipitates when you swallow. The most common cause of a sore throat is a viral infection that resolves on its own with at-home care. Drink water and get a good rest. You can use otc cold medication. If your pain is not improving after 7 days, see your pcp for evaluation and treatment.
4.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 19, 2018
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