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Mucus Feeling In Back Of Throat
Sore throat, feeling is mucus in back of throat. When I get it out, it's yellow, very chunky and has streaks of blood. Cause?
Viral infections can cause inflammation of the throat along with yellowish/thick mucus / postnasal drip, and even streaks of blood. If you develop high fever or severe difficulty swallowing or significant blood, seek medical attention. Other wise, try salt water gargles, humidifier, and neti pot.
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Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
I have been clearing my throat with a feeling of mucus in back of throat. Clogged up feeling with behind ear pain. Crackling sound with exhaling.
Constant feeling of mucus at the back of my throat that doesn't come out. Due to sinus issues? Is this causing the ringing?
Possibly: The drainage may be affecting your eustachian tubes causing them to be inflammed. This may be why your ears ring. ...Read more
Have constant mucus at the back of my throat and also have tickling feeling since 2 weeks. There is also pain in the middle of my neck. Is it serious?
No: Probably upper respiratoy--get otc decongestant.Get a more detailed answer ›
Every morning (for the past 2 years)I wake up with severe drainage feeling and clogged up mucus in the the back of my throat. What could this be?
I have had an on and off cough for more than 2 months Itchy feeling. Mucus builds up in the back of my throat and has not gone away. What could it be?
It is not normal: To have a cough for this long a period of time and may represent any of a large number of possibilities including reflux, allergy, cancer, sinus issues and infection. You need to be evaluated and tested by a health care professional to identify the cause. Make an appointment today. ...Read more
Having a lot of mucus in throat. I've had a cough for almost 3 weeks now. Whenever I cough, it's this itching feeling in the back of my throat. Why?
Consult physician: Although I agree that this may be early GERD, it also sounds very much like reflex coughing from post nasal drip and allergies. You can try a daily dose of generic Claritin (loratadine) for 1-2 weeks and see if the helps. Please stop using ibuprfofen, since this can aggravate GERD. ...Read more
Week back I started with sore throat, now it's all gone but now I have very little cough and constant feeling of mucus in throats and often clearing?
Lump feeling in throat. On and off for several weeks. Noticed increase in mucous in throat as well. Lump feeling really noticeable when turning head. Sometimes feeling will go away then come back hours or day or two later. No other symptoms.
Lump feeling in throat. On and off for several weeks. Noticed increase in mucous in throat as well. Lump feeling really noticeable when turning head. Sometimes feeling will go away then come back hours or day or two later. Sore throat at times.?
LPR: Laryngopharygeal reflux is when a small amount of acid comes up into the throat and irritates it. It is a common cause of dry tickle cough, chronic sore throat, lump in the the throat, post nasal drip, phlegm in the throat, and throat clearing. Many studies show it responds best to proton pump inhibitor rx (ie. Nexium, (esomeprazole) Prilosec, Dexilant). Eat a low acid diet, minimize acid containing beverages. ...Read more
Flu 2 weeks lost voice but coming back still feeling sick cough and mucus. I have a pinched nerve at same time neck very painful have meds.
Not sure: What you'd like to know. The background info is useful if we know what your concern or question is. Go ahead and try asking again! Feel better soon. ...Read more
Stuff going up/down: Upper respiratory issues (sinusitis, allergies) causing mucus drainage down the throat or acid reflux up the throat can commonly result in those symptoms. Acid reflux or "silent reflux" commonly causes throat clearing, sensation of something stuck in throat, voice changes, post-nasal drip or phlegm in throat, and cough. Stay hydrated and see your doc! ...Read more
You can: You can take it as directed and if you don't feel better consult your doctor ...Read more
I always feel a mucus feeling near my trachea I try to clear it but nothing goes down my throat so what can I do?
See an ENT: This sensation very often is due to acid reflux, even if you do not typically feel heartburn. This may be occurring during evening when you are sleeping and lying flat. I would recommend you see an ENT for an endoscopy of your upper airway. This is very easily tolerated in the office. ...Read more
I keep getting this feeling of mucus in chest or throat and feel as if it is choking me or going to choke me. Help?
Mucus in chest: Need to r/o infection. Please see your physician. ...Read more
I ve regular need to clear throat;due2 feeling of having mucus stuck in throat? I try swallowing but doesn't go down, any other solutions pls? Tried med
Increase water: Try drinking lots of water. This will thin the mucous allowing your to more easily clear it. ...Read more
Feeling under the weather last four days. Started with a very sour throat (no coughing). No mostly mucus. Been taking DayQuil. Anything else I shou?
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