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Found lump inside of my throat what could it be?

Found lump inside of my throat what could it be?

Need exam: Difficult to say without a description and exact location. Best to see your otolaryngologist for exact diagnosis and appropriate treatment. ...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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I have a really small lump inside of my throat on the left side and I don't know what it is, and there is nothing to see from outside only by touching?

I have a really small lump inside of my throat on the left side and I don't know what it is, and there is nothing to see from outside only by touching?

Testing...: You should see an ear nose and throat doctors. The ear nose and throat (ENT) doctor can look inside your throat with a very small scope with a camera on the ends. It is a very easy test to do and you will tolerate it just fine. Make an appointment with an ENT doctor today. Good luck!!!
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For about 2 months now, I have had a lump inside my throat. It is on the right side, fairly small, hard, and often times it is painful. Is it a tumour?

For about 2 months now, I have had a lump inside my throat. It is on the right side, fairly small, hard, and often times it is painful. Is it a tumour?

Lump in throat: Any lesion, lump or sore in the mouth or throat that does not heal in 7-10 days, or recurs, needs to be examined clinically and visually, and possibly biopsied.
Make an appt to see an oral surgeon or an ENT specialist ASAP. ...Read more

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I have GERD for many years and I notice a very very small lump inside of my throat a year ago, now it got bigger and I notice another one. Is it posi?

I have GERD for many years and I notice a very very small lump inside of my throat a year ago, now it got bigger and I notice another one. Is it posi?

Check it out: I am not sure if your lump is related to gerd. It may or may not. I recommend it be checked, though. Go to your primary care physician to begin with and he may request ENT or gastroenterology consult. You can take ranitidine or Famotidine or Omeprazole or Lansoprazole over-the-counter for your reflux symptoms. If they lump goes away on that therapy, you would know it is reflux related. ...Read more

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I have a small lump inside of my upper left throat, there is nothing to see from outside but I can feel it only when I touch it and no pain on it.....

I have a small lump inside of my upper left throat, there is nothing to see from outside but I can feel it only when I touch it and no pain on it.....

Inclusion cyst: I suspect this is an inclusion cyst. It may not be an dental related problem since it is high in the throat. See a dermatologist or an ENT physician ...Read more

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How come I have a lump on the right side inside my throat?

Throat lump: Throat swelling where there was previously none, may indicate the body's immune response to an infection. May be gum/tooth infection, tonsilar sinus drainage, sore throat infection, etc. Have you dr check it out. Persistence of the lump needs a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Right throat lump?

Right throat lump?

Lumps and bumps: Any lump or bump you notice in the throat, head and neck region needs to be checked by your local ent. Lumps or masses are not normal. ...Read more

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Lump on left side of the throat?

Lump on left side of the throat?

See DR: See a primary care professional to rule out an infection. ...Read more

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What makes lumps in the back of throat?

What makes lumps in the back of throat?

It depends: It depends on where and what type of lump. If it is on the back of the tongue it could be type of lingual tonsil or normal tissue. It could be a blocked salavary gland swollen tonsels or in the worse case cancer anyway they should be checked if last longer than two weeks and are new. ...Read more

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Can Baxin cause a lump in back OF throat?

No: But rarely patients may experience an allergic reaction which may present as throat swelling, wheezing or rash. See a doctor asap if you experience the above! ...Read more

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Is this normal? I have a lump in I throat?

Is this normal? I have a lump in I throat?

Lump in throat: Another possibility for the sensation of a lump in your throat could be laryngopharyngeal reflux, or lpr. With this, people often have throat clearing and mild hoarseness as well. ...Read more

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What causes a lump feeling in your throat?

What causes a lump feeling in your throat?

Many possible causes: This is a symptom with many possible causes:
1. there is some anatomic/disease issue causing the sensation. An office procedure with a flexible scope will visualize it.
2. a cognition found with general anxiety [globus hystericus]
3. I had a patient with Barrett's esophagitis that also complained of a sensation of a lump in his throat. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a lump over your throat?

Is it normal to have a lump over your throat?

It depends.: This might indicate something going on like tonsillitis, etc. It can be something you are born with, like thyroglossal duct cyst that can be removed. A lump/mass may also be a sign of cancer, but other things/symptoms are present. One must note that these cancers are in people over 50 and those who use a lot of alcohol and tobacco, including smokeless. ...Read more

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Can toothaches cause lumps in your neck or throat?

Can toothaches cause lumps in your neck or throat?

Yes: An infection can drain to your neck lymph nodes causing tender, mobile, lumps. See your dentist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Inflamed throat with huge lumps, what is the cause?

Inflamed throat with huge lumps, what is the cause?

Tonsillitis: It sounds like you have tonsillitis if you are seeing 'huge lumps' inside your mouth-near the back part. The causes could be viruses (i.e. Mono) or possibly bacteria like Strep. You should see a doctor who can take a look at this, take a culture, then decide what best treatment to give you. If it's a bacterial infection, you need antibiotics. If it's a bad case of mono, you might need steroids. ...Read more

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What causes non painful lumps on the back of throat?

Enlarged lymph nodes: Painless lumps are somewhat more worrisome than painful ones, hence, see your PCP for consultation and tests. ...Read more

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When you find a lump in your throat, what should you do?

When you find a lump in your throat, what should you do?

Need more informatio: Is this something you see, or just feel. Duration? Other symptoms like painful or difficult swallowing? It may be normal (look up globus), or a problem. Best solution is to see an ENT doc for evaluation. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I can relieve a lump in your throat?

Can you tell me how I can relieve a lump in your throat?

Need more informatio: Is this something you see, or just feel. Duration? Other symptoms like painful or difficult swallowing? It may be normal (look up globus), or a problem. Best solution is to see an ENT doc for evaluation. ...Read more

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Lump type feeling at the back of the throat 52yr old male?

Lump type feeling at the back of the throat 52yr old male?

Most often spasm: The feeling of a lump in the throat is most often due to spasm of a muscle that encircles the top of the food tube. This muscle is irritated by acid and stomach contents. If you have reflux or heartburn or if you have been eating and drinking things that are acidic spicy or alcoholic the muscle can tighten and feel like a lump. ...Read more

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I can feel a large lump in the side of my throat. What is it?

I can feel a large lump in the side of my throat. What is it?

Lymph node: You have a lymph node on each side. These usually are not noticeable until an infection or exposure to allergen. The lymph nodes are a protective way to prevent pneumonia or things getting into lungs. If the lump
Persists see a doctor. ...Read more

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What could be the reasons for having a large lump in your throat?

What could be the reasons for having a large lump in your throat?

Cancer is possible: If the mass is visible it needs to have biopsies done. Some people have a sensation of a lump in the throat. This is called globus sensation. Most common cause of this sensation is felt to be secondary to acid reflux. With or without heartburn. Look up lprd for more info. But if you have a visible mass it should be evaluated. ...Read more

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What could this really painful lump in the very back of my throat be?

What could this really painful lump in the very back of my throat be?

See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face encounter with your doctor. Only he/she can adequately evaluate you to find out what's wrong and what to do to make it right. ...Read more

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I found a lump on my throat should I be worried what could this be?

Many possibilities: If it is in the middle of the neck then dermoid, thyroglossal duct cyst, lymph node, thyroid isthmus nodule are most likely. If on the sides then lymph node (benign or cancer), salivary gland tumor, branchial cleft cyst, thyroid lobe nodule are main possibilities. If it persists for more than two weeks see ent. ...Read more

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My wife had a hard lump at the throat. Not painful. What could that be?

Possibilities: It could be a thyroid cyst or nodule. They should be evaluated, a doctor visit and a sonogram would be the first steps. ...Read more

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I feel like I have a lump at the top of my throat - should I be concerned?

I feel like I have a lump at the top of my throat - should I be concerned?

Yes: Yes. Is this something you can see or feel? It may be normal (look up globus) or it may be a problem. See an ENT doc for evaluation. ...Read more