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Anatomy Of Larynx And Pharynx
Hypopharynx: From top to bottom, nasopharynx, oropharynx, hypopharynx, larynx. Larynx divided into supraglottic larynx, glottis, subglottis. ...Read more
Laryngopharyngitis: Regardless of the cause, the terminology would be laryngopharyngitis. ...Read more
I am using symbicort for 2years, the last 5 weeks I have a hoarse voice. My physician told me to stop symbicort and take now fluconazole because he thinks I have a yeast infection at the level of my pharynx/larynx. In my mouth there is no yeast infection
Center, front: The larynx is the location of the voice and windpipe open and closure tissue. In males it is a prominent bump on the from of the middle of the neck. It is less prominent in females. Put your thumb and forefinger in the middle of the neck in a grasping position and hum and you will feel the vibration from the larynx. ...Read more
When I turn my neck to the left I feel like a lump or swollen gland on the right. Can that just be my anatomy or should it be checked?
Exam: This may be a swollen lymph node or a thyroid enlargement or mass. Must be checked and evaluated. ...Read more
Feeling food particles in my larynx. Since 2 day feel somthng stuk. 2month neck ultrasound & laryngral scope normal. Hav acid reflux. Should I worry?
If progressive...: Exposure of the vocal cords to stomach acid & pepsin may result in inflammation of the vocal cords (as is also often seen with acid regurgitation). Acute laryngitis may result, but watch out for chronic hoarseness, throat clearing, airway spasms, bronchitis, an asthma-type presentation, and even a higher risk of throat cancer. Impedance ph testing with a symptom diary can best characterize LPR. ...Read more
See Head & Neck doc.: There is a broad list of causes of neck masses. If off to the side this is likely a lymph node. They can be enlarged from 1) normal response to inflammation 2) lymph node cancer 3) regional cancer moved to lymph node 4) weird infections. If this has been present for more than a few weeks please see a doc experienced in head and neck disease. Usually a Plastic Surgeon or ENT. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I can see what looks to be an irregular pulse in 7yr olds neck to the right of her larynx. It don't match the pulse on her wrist. It is strong flutter?
Pulse: Does not sound like can consult me if you want using virtual consult www. Healthtap. Com/volkantuzcu ...Read more
I was oversinging the other day and the next day it felt like a fire breathing dragon at my pharync/larynx area. Did this alone cause this?
I just noticed a small bump on my throat near my larynx. Is it something I should be concerned about?
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Hi. Am having pain in the throat just under the larynx. It's intense and is on and off for the last 7 days. The pain is in the front of my throat?
I got hit in the throat, larynx area with the top of my laptop, it feels kinda weird, is is ok, will it heal itself?
Yes: It sounds like a superficial soft tissue injury and if your voice has not changed and there is no hematoma of the anterior neck skin, the weird feeling should gradually resolve in several weeks at the most. ...Read more
Was sick about 3 weeks ago but have gotten better. However I still have this weird itch in my throat around the larynx. It only itches when I look up.
Postnasal drip: You probably have mucus draining to the back of the nose causing irritation and thus itching. The treatment is tailored to the cause and may include antihistamines, decongestants and steroid medications or spray ...Read more
No: Or there would be no surviving barber shop quartets. ...Read more
Can trauma to the neck, probably throat from blunt-force injury causes problems years later? Neck has always been sensitive around larynx.
Possible: This is certainly possible, it it is a big concern for you, I would see a ear nose and throat specialist ...Read more