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Dr. Ketan Mody
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
13 years in practice
107K people helped
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Feels like something is stuck in my throat and chest and can't take a deep breath?

Dr. Ketan Mody
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
13 years in practice
107K people helped
Feels like something is stuck  in my throat and chest and can't take a deep breath?

Checked out: Pretty simple here...Trouble breathing? Have a doc look at it. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Board Certified, Cardiology
46 years in practice
30M people helped
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Feels like something is stuck in my throat, causing chest and esophagus pain. Having a hard time breathing, more saliva and cough then normal.

Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Board Certified, Cardiology
46 years in practice
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Feels like something is stuck in my throat, causing chest and esophagus pain.  Having a hard time breathing, more saliva and cough then normal.

Symptoms: Go seek medical care and be evaluated, those symptoms should not be ignored. ...Read more

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Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
23 years in practice
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My symptoms are sore throat inflamed tonsils throat hurts 24/7 it hurts to breathe it feels like there is something stuck in my throat chest pain?

Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
23 years in practice
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My symptoms are
sore throat 
inflamed tonsils 
throat hurts 24/7 
it hurts to breathe 
it feels like there is something stuck in my throat 
chest pain?

Seek care: The part that protects your airway called the epiglottis could be infected and could be serious or you could have an infection like an abscess at the back of the tonsil. That can be serious too! you née to see a doctor before something bad happens! ...Read more

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Dr. Charles Cattano
Board Certified, Gastroenterology
34 years in practice
40M people helped
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I have heartburn, difficulty/painful swallowing, feels like there's something stuck in my throat, chest pain/tightness and a cough. What could it be?

Dr. Charles Cattano
Board Certified, Gastroenterology
34 years in practice
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I have heartburn, difficulty/painful swallowing, feels like there's something stuck in my throat, chest pain/tightness and a cough. What could it be?

Globus sensation?: Sounds like you experience the feeling of a ball or lump in the back of your throat that you have to swallow past? If so, this is "globus." alternatively, you may have laryngo-esophaeal reflux without heartburn. Sometimes, the actual swallowing mechanism may be impaired due to "spasms" or dysmotility. A gastroenterologist or ear-nose-throat specialist is a good starting point for evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Edwin Ishoo
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
23 years in practice
2M people helped
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I have pinches/weired feel in my chest top area and feeling like something is stuck in my throat i also caugh sometimes i feel the pinches in my back?

Dr. Edwin Ishoo
Board Certified, ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
23 years in practice
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I have pinches/weired feel in my chest top area and feeling like something is stuck in my throat i also caugh sometimes i feel the pinches in my back?

Globus: Please talk to your parents or your pediatrician about your concerns since you have provided us no information about yourself not even your age let alone any medical history. You get as much information in the response as you provide in the question. Its medicine not magic. We operate on information. ...Read more

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Dr. Cesar Sturla
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
30 years in practice
1M people helped
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Why does it feels like something is stuck in my throat and i feel it occasionally in my chest after vomiting last night?

Dr. Cesar Sturla
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
30 years in practice
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Why does it feels like something is stuck in my throat and i feel it occasionally in my chest after vomiting last night?

Esophageal : Esophageal irritation from the force of retching and the acid content of the vomit. ...Read more

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Dr. William Schmidt
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
49 years in practice
1M people helped
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Dr. Latonya Brown-Puryear
Board Certified, Pulmonary Critical Care
17 years in practice
337K people helped
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Sir, i feel like something is stuck inside the throat and always my mouth is full with cough, some time chest and my back pain slowly, nose and ear also?

Dr. Latonya Brown-Puryear
Board Certified, Pulmonary Critical Care
17 years in practice
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Sir, i feel like something is stuck inside the throat and always my mouth is full with cough, some time chest and my back pain slowly, nose and ear also?

Cough: Could be experiencing allergic rhinitis with post nasal drip given change of seasons. Also may have gerd or viral or bacterial illness. Anything that causes forceful cough can lead to chest/abdominal/ and even back pain. ...Read more

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Dr. Richard Ferro
Board Certified, Urgent Care
22 years in practice
75K people helped
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Feels like something is stuck in throat, shoulder and chest feels mildly heavy, upper back ache. No more coughing. What can this be?

Dr. Richard Ferro
Board Certified, Urgent Care
22 years in practice
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Feels like something is stuck in throat, shoulder and chest feels mildly heavy, upper back ache. No more coughing. What can this be?

Please see a MD asap: Simply stated, this can be a variety of very treatable conditions. Your pcp or other experienced physician will be able to help diagnose the underlying etiology of symptoms - and thus, hopefully help treat you appropriately. However, it all starts by your making an appointment with us so that we can do a thorough history and physical exam! ...Read more

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
25 years in practice
19M people helped
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Hv cold, right sided sore throat, ear ache.Now moving to my chest. had a bad coughing spell & Now it feels like something is stuck in chest/throat.

Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
25 years in practice
19M people helped
Hv cold, right sided sore throat, ear ache.Now moving to my chest. had a bad coughing spell & Now it feels like something is stuck in chest/throat.

Symptoms: May suggest upper respiratory viral syndrome that may respond to warm fluids, expectorate, antipyretic/analgesic and physician follow up ...Read more

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