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Pain On Right Side Of Adams Apple
Pain on right side of my Adams apple for about 14 days, hurts very bad to swallow, have a hard time eating food or drinking but managed to do it. Started as a tickle in my throat and cough also had been in right Jaw. I always feel like I have to clear m
Cough: Need to see a dr as you may have a diverticula that is causing bathe problem. ...Read more
My boyfriend has a sharp pain on the right side of his adams apple. There is a slight lump what could it be? (hurts to breathe and turn head right)
See below: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will his doctor be in a position to tell him what's wrong and what needs to be done to help him. ...Read more
My throat has been really sore/painful for about 7 days now, also right side of adams apple sore touch and hurts to turn neck and tounge swollen?
Iv been having a weird feeling/sensation in my neck, it dnt hurt. Itchy. Also I just was feeling and found a small lump on the side of "adams apple"?? I
Have checked: The small lump could be many things. Your thyroid gland is in that general area. Nodules (lumps) in the thyroid should be evaluated by a Physician. The best way to know what the lump is includes a physical examination ...Read more
Slight bump below adams apple. Slight pain also near adams apple usually left side when bending down?
Go see doctor: If you feel a lump and one that causes you some discomfort go see your factor for exam ...Read more
1 Small, non visible hard bump on left side of my windpipe about halfway by my adams apple that's not movable. What is it?
Hyoid bone: Trying to visualize from your description. Why don't you bring up on Google the anatomy of that part of your body. If that doesn't help you solve it ask your doc to examine you. ...Read more
I have a hard, non visible bump on the left side of my windpipe below my adams apple. There's one on the right too but it is not as big.
Likely a lymph node: Bumps on the sides of the neck can be lymph nodes. If they are not tender, moveable, and not swollen or enlarging they are likely lymph nodes. If any of the above symptoms are present, they should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I have a very small (It's not visible, you have to push down a bit to feel it) lump on the left side of my windpipe below my adams apple. Causes?
Lymph node: This could be a lymph node. Usually lymph nodes become big due to infection and inflammation. If it remains or enlarges, please see a doctor. There are other causes also. Possibly this is a skin "furuncle " which is an infection of the hair follicle/root. Consult a physician if it doesn't go away or enlarges. ...Read more
Is it normal for one side of my adams apple to be bigger? It also clicks when swallowing sometimes, always going away if I swallow while looking up.
Neck mass: Make sure that this is not a tumor or thyroid problem. ...Read more
I have had this reocurring deep pain spot in the left side of my neck, between my adams apple and tendon. It hurts when I push on it or move my head.?
Don't: Don't push on it. Have your doctor do that. ...Read more
I have a tiny non-painful, movable bump on left side of neck (above adams apple). What can I do about this?
Not to worry: If it's not causing pain, and not very noticible, then you don't have to do anything about it. Just keep an eye on it, and if it enlarges, have it looked at by your doctor. ...Read more
Who does it feel sore on the left side of my adams apple? It's been like that for 3 weeks. It felt like that after smoking weed 3 weeks ago.
Adams Apple: The "adams apple" that you feel is the cartilage of the larynx or voice box. Pain on the outside can be from inflammation of the thyroid, and pain on the inside from infection, or irritation of the vocal cords, or muscles in the voice box. Smoking marijuana or tobacco will lead to an increased risk for infections. Get checked and treated by your regular doctor. ...Read more
Hi there, I have pain in my right side of neck, I assume it might be lymph nodes. It started out close to my adams apple, now a bit more spread.
Although the: Discomfort could be from lymph nodes there are many other possibilities including some serious ones like thyroid malignancy. Make an appointment for evaluation by a health care professional as soon as possible. ...Read more
My son 39 yrs old has a swelling on the left side of his adams apple. It is soft and feels like a fatty tumor. Thyroid tests came be in normal range.
Can an unknown allergy cause neck pain and pressure on back, sides, and front near adams apple? I also have swollen lymphs and nasal. How do I get checked?
See a doctor: You will likely need some blood tests to find out. Your problems are not usual for an allergic condition. ...Read more
I have a growth or lump on right side just above Adams apple. I thought it was an ingrown hair, but it hasn't gone away. No pain. Thyroid nodules?
Have it evaluated: Is the mass firm, or soft? Mobile or fixed? It could be any number of things, however, if it is new and is concerning, you should probably have it evaluated by your primary care physician first. It could be just a simple cyst, in which case an office based excision will take care of the problem. ...Read more
Something hurts when I swollow at right side inside my neck at throat lining near the Adams apple. I don't feel lymph nodes when I check. What is it?
The left side of my throat, next to my adams apple is tender to touch, it doesn't hurt to swallow and there is no visible swelling, should I be scared?
Neck pain (near adams apple/right side) when swallowing. Feels like sharp/stabbing pain. Doesn't feel like its inside throat. Off and on for months.
Exam: You will need to be examined to determine if you have swollen lymph nodes. Enlarged thyroid or any suspicious growth. Please make an appointment for a thorough exam. ...Read more
I am experiencing nasal congestion (stuffiness) and throat swelling above my adams apple left side, throat swab test came back negative.?
Well: Could be all viral which means symptomatic treatment. Now if your symptoms persist or worse. Go back to the doctor ...Read more
20, male. Mild pain when swallowing, headaches, lump on neck to the left of my adams apple, general discomfort in neck and enlarged lymphnode on left side (no changes in voice or breathlessness/trouble breathing) - Could this be throat cancer? Thanks
You are not likely to have throat cancer. Your issue may be with the thyroid gland, however, it is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a doctor, please see one.
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Not easy; surgery: I am not sure exactly what you're asking... Is it very prominent or actually too high in your neck? Either way there is no easy fix and surgery would be required, which would be unlikely to be covered by insurance as it's for cosmetic reasons. There is a way to trim the thyroid cartilage down to make it less prominent, but you will be left with a scar in the neck. Good luck; not easy to fix. ...Read more
Probably nothing but: Truly excessive force on the larynx (Adam's apple) can result in bruising or fracture of the laryngeal cartilage. This is usually from blunt force trauma. In severe cases, swelling or bleeding in the airway can result for which one should seek emergency treatment. With severe trauma laryngotracheal separation may occur where the voicebox disconnects from the windpipe resulting in asphyxiation. ...Read more
Yes: You should be examined immediately.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: If you are asking if there are operations to make the adams apple smaller, there are. See an ENT to discuss ...Read more
Is it natural to have a sort of split down your adams apple, or is there something wrong with me?
Thyroid notch: Everybody has one. Shapes and sizes vary considerably. If yours is a little bigger than the next person's, lucky you! ...Read more