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Globus Sensation Throat
Inflammation: Acid reflux can cause inflammation of tissues or irritation of the nerve endings in your upper airway/GI tract which can be perceived as a sensation of a lump in your throat. Sometimes depression or anxiety which are associated with pro-inflammatory states in your body can cause the same sensation. ...Read more
Felt globus sensation in throat from stress, started coughing cuz throat tickled. Is this related to a tumor?
Globus sensation in throat and whistling with exhalation. Voice a little hoarse. Chest x rays okay. PFT good. Lungs sound clear. Possible causes?
Anxiety, GERD: Commend yourself for “Chest x rays okay, PFT good., Lungs sound clear” Globus is a feeling, as if you have a lump in your throat but there is no physical swallowing problem. It is due to or stress causing Anxiety, and may be associated with Acid Reflux from the stomach. whistling with exhalation is likely is due to mucus in Bronchi. See Psychiatrist for Diagnosis, Therapy for stress, Relaxation ...Read more
For years have globus sensation in throat and can cough up mucus but it's still there, reflux no heartburn and sometimes can't fill lungs. Causes?
Globus etc: Hi MelaniH~ you have REFLUX which is the central issue, because GE reflux while recumbent can cause gastric fluid to enter the esophagus and spill into the lungs. This will give you irritation in the esophagus and cause globus sensation and can cause irritable airways and lower respiratory obstruction witth asthma symptoms. See your doc. See a GI doc. get lung functions done, start asthma meds thx ...Read more
Can Prednisone give you the feeling that you have a lump in your throat/globus sensation? I've been taking 50/25/12,5 and 6,25 mg for 6 weeks now.
Steroids : If a patient gains significant weight particularly in the head and neck area a sensation of a lump in the throat may appear ...Read more
Nausea, globus sensation, sizzling sound in throat, throat spasms and i can't get relief. Sound like gerd? Otc meds make me feel anxious. Thoughts?
Infection: anywhere from the jaw to the throat area. Be examined by you MD or your clinic to pin point the area of infection.All the best. ...Read more
White coating on tongue, enlarged papillae on back of tongue, mouth feels raw/burns,sore throat, globus sensation, clogged ears, no fever?
Have no other symptoms except Globus Sensation, and ENT saw no problems in the throat. After 2 weeks, how long can Globus last, and what can I do?
GERD vs. anxiety: Globus or a lump in the throat feeling is cause by muscle tightness at the entrance to the esophagus. It can be due to LPR ( high gastric reflux of acid) or anxiety. This is a symptom, not a disease, and as such will not disappear until the cause is found and treated. First see a GI specialist to rule out GERD. ...Read more
Something stuck in throat? only on right side around tonsil area. no fever or illness. could this be globus sensation? i do feel a bit of anxiety/stre
Could be.: Globus sensation is usually not felt on only one side of the neck. As long as you are able to swallow and breathe easily, then you can see if this goes away on its own. If it worsens, or if it persists longer than a day or two, then I would see your doctor. You might consider taking a trial of antacids, since globus sensation can be worsened by gastroesophageal reflux. Good luck. ...Read more