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What causes burning in the throat?

What causes burning in the throat?

Many reasons: Among them: a viral infection, post nasal drip from allergies or chronic sinusitis, a throat infection, acid reflux, etc. ...Read more

Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more


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What causes fullness feeling in throat and shortness of breath?

What causes fullness feeling in throat and shortness of breath?

Possibly reflux: Stomach juice can come into the throat causing the symptoms you describe. Sleep with the lower part of your neck elevated above your abdomen (semi-sitting). Do not eat or drink anything for 3 hours prior to going to bed. Take Prilosec otc before breakfast and Zantac (ranitidine) 150 before dinner. No coffee, tea, soda, tomatoe products. If you are not better within 2 weeks see an ENT doctor. ...Read more

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What are common causes of a burning sensastion in the throat?

What are common causes of a burning sensastion in the throat?

Multiple: Multiple common causes include bacterial or viral infection, thrush (fungal), allergy and acid reflux. Other causes may include medication side effects, toxic exposure, local trauma, neurologic and autoimmune conditions. ...Read more

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What are the causes of chronic laryngitis and choking sensation in throat.?

What are the causes of chronic laryngitis and choking sensation in throat.?

Most likely reflux: Most likely cause is acid reflux even if there is no heartburn. Only 1/3 of people with reflux have heartburn. Consider avoiding caffeine, alcohol, acidic or spicy foods, smoking, eating less than 4 hrs before sleep, sleeping with the the head higher than the heart, and antacids. Could also be throat tumor so consider ENT evaluation if symptoms present longer then 2-3 weeks. ...Read more

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What causes a feeling of lump in the throat?

What causes a feeling of lump in the throat?

Reflux?: Many of my patients have this complaint. Acid reflux can come up to your throat and inflame the tissues of the voicebox(larynx) which are sensitive. This causes swelling and the sensation that something is always there. But other things as well, including cancer. If it persists i tell people to get into see an ENT to evaluate. ...Read more

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What causes a burning sensation in stomach?

What causes a burning sensation in stomach?

Inflammation: Assuming we are talking about your stomach and not your abdomen. Gastritis, stomach ulcers, hunger pangs, reflux. I would first try a liquid antacid 2 tablespoons (30ml); either maalox or mylanta. If this does not relieve the symptoms within 30 minutes or if the burning is recurrent then see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What would cause tingling sensation in back of throat and tongue?

What would cause tingling sensation in back of throat and tongue?

See oral surgeon: There are a number of things that can causes this. Could be allergies, acid reflux, or a number of other things. The only way to know is to have an evaluation. Schedule an appointment asap. ...Read more

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What causes constant feeling of scratchy feeling in eye?

What causes constant feeling of scratchy feeling in eye?

Dry eye: Is the most likely answer where frequent over-the-counter artifical tears can help. Still, you should see an eye doctor. ...Read more

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What causes tightness in the throat?

Many things: Throat tightness is nonspecific and to be helpful, a physician will need to know more about triggers, duration of symptom, associated symptoms, more about your medical history, etc. Some common triggers are anxiety, nerve problems, vocal cord problems, tightening/spasm/injury to the esophagus, reflux, allergy, asthma, infection, medication side effect and more. ...Read more

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What causes a minty/menthol feeling in the back of my throat?

What causes a minty/menthol feeling in the back of my throat?

Depends: This could be due to many things - such as medications, food, even use of body lotions/oils, or clothing. ...Read more

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Causes of extreme throat pain?

Causes of extreme throat pain?

3 most common: Cold, strep throat, tonsillitis most common causes. May required treatment. See MD. If tonsillitis and recurrent, may need ENT evaluation. ...Read more

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Does gastroesophageal reflux causes pain in throat and tingling of the lips?

Does gastroesophageal reflux causes pain in throat and tingling of the lips?

Perhaps?: Gerd certainly can cause some pain in the throat. I am not sure about the symptoms of tingling of the lips. I do not see the association. In any event, these symptoms should be checked out and treated appropriately. One would probably need a look down the throat (egd) and perhaps a look at the whole throat area. Maybe even and ENT evaluation would be needed. Medications may help. Get checked! ...Read more

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Causes of burning in throat at the time of eating?

Pain with eating: Burning in the throat with eating indicates some type of inflammation/irritation .There are many causes of throat pain.Some of these conditions require antibiotics, anti-fungal, or anti -acid medications.You need a diagnosis in order to choose the proper remedy.See your doctor. ...Read more

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What could cause these symptoms? Nausea Shortness of breath Intermittent swelling of feet and ankles Persistent odd taste in back of mouth.

Dr. Ionel Rad Dr. Rad
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What could cause these symptoms?
Nausea
Shortness of breath
Intermittent swelling of feet and ankles
Persistent odd taste in back of mouth.

See your doctor : There are many diseases that can cause some or all the symptoms you mentioned. Please see your doctor soon! ...Read more

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Shortness of breath, burning sensation and pains across the chest, a lot of burps and fatigue?

This is a lot & not : Sounds like asthma + acid reflux. But a much more complete history (and physical) is need. If you drink coffee (regular & decaf) or eat sweets, i'd suggest you stop those for now to see if there is benefit. You will enjoy our website www.Thepmc.Org. ...Read more

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What are common causes of a feeling of something stuck in my throat?

What are common causes of a feeling of something stuck in my throat?

Throat Issue: It could be gerd, allergies, a foreign body like a fish bone or a mass or diverticulum. See an ENT doc for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is the cause of burning sensation in breast and chest?

What is the cause of burning sensation in breast and chest?

Reflux and: Zoster are two things that come to mind. Good luck! ...Read more