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Whats feeling of something caught in throat?

Whats feeling of something caught in 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

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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Feeling of something stuck in throat when swallowing.

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Feeling of something stuck in throat when swallowing.

See your doctor: Symptom of difficulty swallowing in a patient over age of 50 needs to be evaluated. I urge you to see your doctor soon about it. ...Read more

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Got a feeling of something stuck in throat?

Got a feeling of something stuck in 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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Small knot in between chin and throat. Trouble breathing constant feeling of something stuck in top of my throat, hoarse and trouble swallowing?

Small knot in between chin and throat. Trouble breathing constant feeling of something stuck in top of my throat, hoarse  and trouble swallowing?

See doc....: Shortness of breath is a serious symptom and with difficulty swallowing, hoarseness, etc. Could be indicative of a problem in your upper airway. If the shortness of breath is worsening, go to the nearest er right away. See a doctor as soon as possible to get this diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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What would cause a constant feeling of something being stuck in your throat?

What would cause a constant feeling of something being stuck in your 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 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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I have very uncomfortable feelings in throat that makes me swallowing saliva all the times, causing twitching in throat with a sense of lump in throat?

I have very uncomfortable feelings in throat that makes me swallowing saliva all the times, causing twitching in throat with a sense of lump in throat?

At your age: I would ask your doctor for a referral to either an ENT or gastroenterologist for either direct laryngoscopy or upper endoscopy to be certain there is not a visible abnormality. Especially if you are or have been a smoker. ...Read more

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Boiling nauseated feeling in my stomach, the feeling of an air bubble trapped in my throat, often headaches. Any idea of what's wrong?

Boiling nauseated feeling in my stomach, the feeling of an air bubble trapped in my throat, often headaches. Any idea of what's wrong?

Nonspecific: These symptoms are not diagnostic and could be due to gastritis(inflammation of the stomach lining),simple dyspepsia,anxiety,GERD, or gall bladder disorders. Try a bland,low fat diet,avoid alcohol,caffeine and nicotine,drink flat ginger ale which helps nausea. If symptoms persist,see your Physician or a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Hiya, I'm so nervous. Bumpiness at back of throat Dull ear and neck ache on right side Feeling of something stuck/lump in throat Pain in sternum, ma?

Hiya,
I'm so nervous. 
Bumpiness at back of throat
Dull ear and neck ache on right side 
Feeling of something stuck/lump in throat
Pain in sternum, ma?

Throat: A great number of patients present to the ENT with bumpiness of the back of the throat. This photograph shows some bumpiness that is associated with lymphoid tissue in the back of the throat. This type of finding can be associated with irritation from post nasal drip or allergies. It can also be associated with viral illness and if persistent should see an ENT or PCP. ...Read more

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Feeling of suffocated warm breathing, dizziness, difficulty swallowing and like a quick pulsing feeling at the base of my throat?

? Thyoid: Before declaring it to be anxiety, i would wonder about a goiter growing behind your sternum. Mention the possibility to your doctor. An ultrasound should be able to determine if you have any ectopic thyroid tissue. Perhaps some of my colleagues have some other possibilities from their clinical experience. ...Read more

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Having discomfort in throat and chest. Feels like something is lodged in throat..Sensation of swallowing something large even when not eating.....?

Having discomfort in throat and chest. Feels like something is lodged in throat..Sensation of swallowing something large even when not eating.....?

Dysphagia: Esophageal stenosis (narrowing) from scar tissue (strictures) is of itself not painful. However, depending upon how tightly narrowed the stricture may be, food can impact there (cause dysphagia). Usually dysphagia occurs with meats, bread. Pain on swallowing (odynophagia) may result. Esophageal spasm, dysmotility, ulcers, fungal infection (usually candida) are all possible. Best to get evaluated. ...Read more

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Throat feels uncomfortable at bottom of throat, i have constant mucas at back of throat and the right side of my neck aches sometimes?

Viral URI: Most likely early symptoms of viral infection or Upper respiratory Infection. These can manifest in many different ways, including runny nose, increased mucous production, sore throat and/or ear pain. Treat symptoms with OTC throat lozenges. Should run usual course in 5-6 days. If symptoms worsen or last longer than 7 to 10 days, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Sore throat, feels scratchy and irritated like there's fibers stuck in back of throat, keeps triggering gag reflex. Also dull ache in throat.

Sore throat, feels scratchy and irritated like there's fibers stuck in back of throat, keeps triggering gag reflex. Also dull ache in throat.

Allergies?: You could be having an allergic reaction with some swelling in the back of your throat. Try taking some benedryl to see if it helps. If you develop worsening pain, trouble breathing or a fever over 101.5 then see a doctor. ...Read more

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Woke up in middle of night feeling like I swallowed something. Throat feels raw with inflamed and burning feeling. What could cause this feeling?

Woke up in middle of night feeling like I swallowed something. Throat feels  raw with inflamed and burning feeling. What could cause this  feeling?

Nite sore throat: If you have other symptoms such as fever and aches you may be developing a cold. If this is a recurring pattern you may be a mouth breather. Mouth breathers experience dryness of the mouth and throat while sleeping. Keep a cup of water at the bedside if you have this type of breathing. ...Read more

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Keep getting excruciating pain in chest and a funny feeling in my throat and a feeling of something stuck in my throat after eating or taking tablets?

Keep getting excruciating pain in chest  and a funny feeling in my throat and a feeling of something stuck in my throat after eating or taking tablets?

Dysphagia: Feeling something is stuck in your throat is not normal and needs to be worked up. It is difficult to give you an answer with no history. Talk to your provider to discuss best course of action. ...Read more

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Pain between shoulder blades mostly right side, burning in throat for days, bad taste in mouth, feeling of something in throat. Gerds?

Pain between shoulder blades mostly right side, burning in throat for days, bad taste in mouth, feeling of something in throat. Gerds?

Probably: If you have pain radiation to the scapula and bitter taste in the mouth called water brash and burning in the throat it is very possible you may have reflux. Try adjusting your diet and changing your lifestyle which in most cases will affect and reduce reflux, additionally you should see your primary, antacids and /or medications such as prilosec can be trailed for symptom control initially. ...Read more

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I have thrush in my throat could that cause the feeling of food stuck in midchest?

I have thrush in my throat could that cause the feeling of food stuck in midchest?

Yes: If it's in your esophagus as well. The question is why this might be. Do you know your HIV status? Are you diabetic? Please think about getting endoscoped. ...Read more