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Angina is chest pain that is caused by poor blood flow to the heart muscle. Angina is not an actual disease, but rather a symptom of an existing heart problem. Most commonly, this underlying problem is due to an obstruction of the coronary blood vessels that surround the heart. There are different types of angina including stable angina, unstable ...Read more
4yrs ago when i had vincent's angina of the throat, parts of my tonsils were scooped out. I was told it would patchup with time but hasn't. Worrisome?
No: Ludwig's angina is a serious condition that can become life threatening. Your tonsils were "scooped" out probably to drain an abscess that caused ludwig's. I would not expect them to look symmetrical or smooth. As long as you are not getting tonsil infections now you don't need to worry. ...Read more
I have been having a tight feeling in my left side throat.. My family has a history of angina. Should i be worried?
Iallergies for so many thing especially in this days unstandable for me reason of the cold weather .. Angina in every 2 w. White things in my throat?
Exudates: If you have exudates in your throat, you have to see a doctor for proper treatment. Angina in a loose way is a heart pain from clogged arteries and that's not probably what you have. You may need anti allergy medicines and even the special ones like singular. Discuss it with your doctor and be tested well for your allergies so they ca be treated better. ...Read more
Hey! I've got a minor headache, sore throar and running nose. What could I use to not get seriously ill with flu or angina?
Flu: You have the signs of a minor viral illness affecting your upper respiratory tract. There is no way to prevent the onset of a flu at this point ( a viral illness) although you may try the influenze vaccine once you are over current symptoms. The best policy is to attempt relief of your symptoms using mucinex, (guaifenesin) sudafed and nasal saline spray. If the discharge turns yellow visit your dr. For antibiot. ...Read more
Typical symptoms: The common symptom is a pain, ache, discomfort or tightness that you feel across the front of the chest when you exert yourself. . You may also, or just, feel the pain in your arms, jaw, neck or stomach. An angina pain does not usually last long. It will usually ease within 10 minutes when you rest. If you take some glyceryl trinitrate, it should go within 1-2 minutes ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers