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Causes Of Odynophagia
Had dysphagia, odynophagia, high fever.Dr prscrbd cefixime 6 day course.Was ok fr 3-4 days, then my throat pain started again with severe dry cough.Abx?
Possibly: Whenever treatment fails or relapses, it would be good to see the doctor again for a new evaluation; the time course, response to therapy, or new symptoms often prompts a change in thought as to what the disease is. ...Read more
Sacralization is -: -usually between the L1-S1 vertebrae. this would be a very long sacralisation covering +/- 6 levels. unheard of. ...Read more
Esophagus issue: These symptoms sound like an esophageal disorder. This avenue between mouth and stomach can become inflamed, leading to chest pain or fullness as well as difficulty swallowing. I would recommend you purchase Omeprazole over the counter, a once a day acid blocker that will likely alleviate symptoms. If not substantial improvement in a few days then seek out a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
A few possibilities: There are several types of infections that can cause these symptom.s How long have you had them? If you feel like you can't swallow or are having any trouble breathing, you should go to the emergency room. Otherwise, I would be seen in the next day or two to be evaluated for infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What could cause difficulty swallowing, pain on swallowing through to back, distended painful stomach, constant cough. No diarrhoea or constipation?
I have costochondritis and been getting pain right of my sternum when I swallow, especially when my head is turned to the left. Some pain also occurs breathing/moving. Can costo cause swallowing pain?
It can: Costochondritis is an inflammation of relatively stable joint between Sternum and Ribs. With every breath Ribcage moves and with head and chest movement there is expansion and retraction of Rib cage and causes pain, Local application of Heat, Topical Antiinflammtory may help. Ibuprofen like drug would help more than Paracetamol ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A few things: I would be concerned of an infection of some type. See the doctor that did the work ASAP. ...Read more
Sore throat while swallowing,pain in my ears,all of my body hurts(joint pain,headache,..)what to do and what causes this?
Inflammed throat: The epiglottis sits above the larynx and when inflammed/infected (epiglossitis), causes very painful swallowing, and when worse starts to block the upper airway that leads through larynx (voice box), into trachea, into bronchial tubes, into the lower branches of the respiratory tract. This is an emergency that must be treated immediately. Also c prior answers related to this disorder. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer