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Headache . Stuffed nose. Sore throat and ears hurting. Very tired. Congested. And stomach problems feel weak and I am experiencing these symptoms?

Headache . Stuffed nose. Sore throat and ears hurting. Very tired. Congested. And stomach problems feel weak and I am experiencing these symptoms?

Headache and sore throat: This could be caused by either a bacterial or viral infection. The abdominal pain is often present in those with streptococcal tonsillitis. You should see your physician as your physical exam is very important in making the appropriate diagnosis. ...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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Started with mild throat tingle. Now mucus in chest, sneezing, runny nose, headache, body fatigue/ aches. Coughing to clear throat. Sore throat also.

Started with mild throat tingle. Now mucus in chest, sneezing, runny nose, headache, body fatigue/ aches. Coughing to clear throat. Sore throat also.

Influenza: This sounds like a viral illness, possibly influenza. If you have just begun this see your doctor and be treated, but must be within the first day of two of symptoms. ...Read more

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Feeling achy nose stuffy and chest pain when breathing. Some chills and tired too.

Feeling achy nose stuffy and chest pain when breathing. Some chills and tired too.

Call your doctor: Sounds like it could possibly be the flu. Not sure what the severity is in your area of the country, but it's been widespread and particularly bad this year. I would give your doctor a call and try to be seen, the only way to know for sure is for him/her to do a flu test on you. ...Read more

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Awful sore throat and runny nose couldn't sleep all night help?

Awful sore throat and runny nose couldn't sleep all night help?

Try: Try warm salt water gargles, a table spoon of honey and warm drinks. If things don't get better have your doctor check you for strep throat. Good luck ...Read more

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Cough and chest feels scratchy and iratated?

Cough and chest feels scratchy and iratated?

Bronchitis?: You may have an nfection. See a dr. For an evalaution and treatment. May be a virus, or may need antibiotics if bacterial. Good luck. ...Read more

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1day throat swollen, running nose and headache. 2day, throat better with increase discharge. Very weak and body ache. 3day woke up to horrible cough?

1day throat swollen, running nose and headache.  2day, throat better with increase discharge. Very weak and body ache. 3day woke up to horrible cough?

You may have an: Upper respiratory infection. Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / >. ...Read more

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Mono ? Neck and back pain. Tightness in throat, headaches and really tired. Throat and glands feel swollen.

Mono ? Neck and back pain. Tightness in throat, headaches and really tired. Throat and glands feel swollen.

Mononucleosis et al.: There are MANY potential causes for the symptoms you have described, most of them being viral in nature. Mononucleosis is a viral infection that can cause extreme fatigue, sore throat, cough, abdominal pains, headaches, swollen lymph nodes and other symptoms. Most primary care offices can do a screening test for Mono with a simple finger prick test. ...Read more

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I have a headache, achy back and legs, feeling very hot and cold and shivery. Slight runny nose, throat and ear pain, nausea?

Viral illness?: Although the exact diagnosis is not possible, i would suspect acute viral iinfection, particularly if you other members of your houshold/ people at work had similar complaints. Check your temperature, drink plenty of fluids, take over the counter meds that you are not allergic to; if feel your are getting worse, have a very high fever or unable to take liquids etc. See a doctor. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Had cold symptoms sore throat sneezing etc now sore throat gone just a cough and an itchy feeling in the chest? And feeling dizzy

Had cold symptoms sore throat sneezing etc now sore throat gone just a cough and an itchy feeling in the chest? And feeling dizzy

Dizzy!: Please go to the nearest Emergency facility where they should be able to get you better quite quickly. If that does not work out you are likely to be referred to a primary doctor. Hope things work out! ...Read more

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I'm coughing up yellow mucos and have a sore throat and swelled glands. And very tired and fever?

I'm coughing up yellow mucos and have a sore throat and swelled glands. And very tired and fever?

Viral URI: Otherwise known as a cold. This may certainly be infectious mononucleosis or a similar infection, but only your doctor could diagnose that. If this keeps up go and see your pcp. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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Tight feeling in throat with some sore throat, today?

Tight feeling in throat with some sore throat, today?

More info needed: Any other symptoms? Fever, enlarged lymph nodes, chills, headache, etc. Have you been around anyone with illness, have you been ill previously? Has anyone actually looked at your throat and described it to you? Difficult to diagnose without more info. ...Read more

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Headache, sore throat, itchy ears, muscle ache, fatigue, runny nose, loss of appetite, hot and cold, dizzy. Cold or flu?

Headache, sore throat, itchy ears, muscle ache, fatigue, runny nose, loss of appetite, hot and cold, dizzy. Cold or flu?

Cardinal signs of: Influenza are sudden onset of high fever( 101 or higher with hard chills/sweats),body/muscle pain,respiratory symptoms(cough,runny nose).Easy to test for rapidly.Important to diagnose and treat within 48 hours of onset of symptoms.Anti-viral flu medicine works best if started within this 48 hour window. ...Read more

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Sudden sore throat and stuffy/runny nose and a slight fever.?

Sudden sore throat and stuffy/runny nose and a slight fever.?

Common cold: Allergy is not associated with fever, unless you develop a complication, such as an ear infection. Your symptoms suggest a viral upper respiratory infection (common cold). You should rinse your nose with a saline spray, an otc decongestant spray (oxymetazoline=afrin) for 4-5 days, a lozenge such as cepacol and Acetaminophen (tylenol) or Ibuprofen (advil). No better in 5 days - see a physician. ...Read more

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Sore throat and stiff neck and headache?

Sore throat and stiff neck and headache?

Headache,stiff neck: Any time you have a stiff neck and headache, you need to be seen immediately to rule out meningitis. It may be that you are coming down with a cold or other viral infection. Please be seen right away by a doctor. ...Read more

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Occasional sore throat, tight in throat, dysphagia, dry throat, dry vocal cords feel like they get tired if I talk a lot, back of throat feels congest?

Occasional sore throat, tight in throat, dysphagia, dry throat, dry vocal cords feel like they get tired if I talk a lot, back of throat feels congest?

Possible Reflux: It is possible reflux disease. The symptoms you describe fit with that diagnosis. You should see your physician. ...Read more

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Cough, sore throat and an itchy feeling in my chest?

Cough, sore throat and an itchy feeling in my chest?

Well: Can't be several things could be a virus or allergic reaction. For specific diagnosis and treatment consult Healthtap for a video visit or visit a primary care doctor in person ...Read more

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I am experiencing itchy watery eyes, runny nose itchy throat, cough, frequent throat clearing, and hoarse in the morning and had throbbing HA

I am experiencing itchy watery eyes, runny nose  itchy throat, cough, frequent throat clearing, and hoarse in the morning and had throbbing HA

Head cold: mostly viral, and will take its course, however you need to rest, hydrate yourself well, salt water gargles, painkillers, and may be decongestants, if no problem with high blood pressure, several combination medicines OTC can help, but read the labels carefully, if no improvement, see your doctor, good luck ...Read more

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Sore throat, runny nose and tired what should I do?

Sore throat, runny nose and tired what should I do?

Sore throat, runny: Get lots of rest. Stay hydrated. Eat healthy. You may want to use saline nasal spray to alleviate nasal congestion that can accompany an upper respiratory tract infection. If you are feeling poorly despite these, see you doctor. ...Read more

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