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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've been having a throbbing pressure-like feeling in my head past 2 weeks and often dizziness. And pain in the left side of my throat when swallowing?

I've been having a throbbing pressure-like feeling in my head past 2 weeks and often dizziness. And pain in the left side of my throat when swallowing?

Allergic rhinitis: Your symptoms suggest pressure changes in the sinuses and in absence of fever due to allergy medicines try otc for sinuses see if it improves. ...Read more

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Am feeling pain on left side of my throat but i swallow witout difficulty?

See your doctor: Your problem could be caused by many different things. Some possibilities include acid reflux, post nasal drip, allergy, tonsil stones, etc. See your doctor. ...Read more

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My left side of throat has been bothering. its not a terrible pain but an annoying one usually when i yawn or cough. i am able to swallow my food.

My left side of throat has been bothering. its not a terrible pain but an annoying one usually when i yawn or cough. i am able to swallow my food.

Exam: You will need to be checked for a throat infection or abscess as well as any possible adenoidal hyperplasia. See you private physician for an exam. ...Read more

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Pain left side of throat like needle is stuck in throat.Worse swallowing.Drink ofwater relieves pain for 2 mins.Glands not swollen.What could this be?

Pain left side of throat like needle is stuck in throat.Worse swallowing.Drink ofwater relieves pain for 2 mins.Glands not swollen.What could this be?

Throat irritation: Could be irritation caused by a possible infection, be it viral or bacterial. If not better soon, get it examined by a health care professional, best wishes. ...Read more

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