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Inflamed Blood Vessels In Back Of Throat
Coughing up mucus with traces of blood. Swollen tonsils and throat. Is the blood likely just due to coughing breaking the blood vessels in throat?
Yes: Excessive pressure from coughing can break capillaries and cause small amount of blood to appear in the mucus. Take a probiotic (Megafood Megaflora Plus brand), zinc 50 mg/day (NOW is a good brand), Vitamin D3 10,000 IU/day (NOW brand) or sunshine for 30-45 minutes at noon daily to get over the the infection faster. Throat coat liquorice tea (consume several times/day) also helps to reduce pain. ...Read more
Can strep throat cause your throat to bleed or have streaks of blood down you throat and in the back of the back?
Could a neck rest compress my neck blood vessels and decrease the amount of blood flow to my brain?
Neck compress: Not really, unless you too much pressure. ...Read more
What could cause swollen lymph nodes and occasional red blood in sputum. I see some white bumps in my throat and at the tip of my epiglottis?
Looking down back wall of throat to epiglottis, the wall is bumpy and inflamed. Also two white spots in the area. No pain, only swollen feeling.Causes?
Bumpy throat: any other symptoms? - fever or post nasal drip? - sounds like you are developing a bacterial sore throat ? strep. The white spots may be pus draining from lymph glands in the throat (commonly called exudates). If you have no other symptoms - try salt water gargles - 1 tsp of table salt to 4 oz of warm water - gargle and spit out do this several times a day. Good luck ...Read more
Unlikely!: Although one would expect some tenderness at the site of a injured blood vessel, it should remain superficial and not cause any pain in the head proper. If your CT was of the head and is Neg. and the headaches continue, one should follow up with their physician and /or see a Neurologist. Good luck. ...Read more
What in the back of the head can be throbbing and pressure? Muscles, nerves, or blood vessels? Had mri..Negative...Is this serious?
Probably muscle: Muscle tension headaches are very common. Please see your doctor and discuss options and other possible diagnoses with them. Seeing a brain and nerve specialist (neurologist), especially one who specifically treats headaches may be helpful. Further imaging with mra to look at the major arteries in the head may be helpful depending on the rest of the evaluation/workup. ...Read more
Swollen part on back of left neck tender to touch headache and fever of 99.5 small cough glob in back of throat what's this BP is little high too?
URI: The tender swelling sounds like a swollen lymph node. The other symptoms sound like a viral illness. How long have you had your symptoms? If only a few days then it is probably viral and i would treat it symptomatically with Acetaminophen or ibuprofen. I expect you will feel better over the next week. ...Read more
Is it normal with a viral infection in throat to get red and white little bumps in the front of the tongue ? And red veiny line in back of throat .
Yes: The tongue is filled with tiny pockets of immunity producing tissue. Bumps indicate the little factories are at work producing virus killing antibodies. The body will try to increase blood flow to the area to help deliver more of them to infected area. Gargle and spit out warm salt water to ease the swelling. Viral infections should pass within a week. Antibiotics won't help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small reddish bump on right of pharynx wall at the back of throat.Slight irritation in throat.Six months smoker. Cancer?
Coughed up a piece of bloody tissue with vessels in it. (The size of a large grape) Pain in ribs with exhalation and sore throat . Any thoughts?
Bloody tissue: Yes - there are thoughts! Please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility and they will carefully look after you. Some exams and/or labs would require the Emergency room team to speak to your doctor while you are there. Hope all goes well! ...Read more
Coughing up blood. Blood test showed raised white blood cells. Lots of boils. Pain in shoulder back and fingers. Tired all time. Loss of appetite?
Blood cough: Okay you need to go and see your doctor asap. Coughing up blood is not a normal thing. Also you have raised wc's and pain and tiredness - this points to an infection usually bacterial. You need a chest x-ray and treatment. ...Read more
Red pain full irritation in back of the mouth by the end of the soft palate can it be a strep throat ?
The back of my throat is yellow and red, theres some bumps, you can see the blood vessels, tonsils have white stuff in the crevices. theres no pain?
Throat infection: Throat with yellow and red areas, bumps, blood vessels and white debris in tonsillar crevices sounds like a throat infection, also known as pharyngitis. Pharyngitis can be viral (more common), or bacterial. try gargling with salt water, drinking warm water with honey and lemon. See health care provider for throat swab to see if infection is bacterial and if there is a need for antibiotics. ...Read more
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