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On and off soreness around adams apple. Sore when pressed. Chronic on off neck pain. Thyroid scan no nodules. Mri minor bulged disc. Finished pt and injectons. More a gnawing ache. Also gets tight ard adams?

On and off soreness around adams apple. Sore when pressed. Chronic on off neck pain. Thyroid scan no nodules. Mri minor bulged disc. Finished pt and injectons. More a gnawing ache. Also gets tight ard adams?

Not related: You have a lot going on and I can only comment in general. Discomfort below the "adams apple" is not likely to be from the spine. The thyroid itself can hurt off and on with thyroiditis. There are specific blood tests for that. There are muscles and nerves in the neck that can be injured, stretched or irritated. No test will show that. Stick with your docs, avoid over examining and irritating it. ...Read more

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Sore lump near adams apple in 6 yr old. Recently had virus. What coul this be?

Sore lump near adams apple in 6 yr old. Recently had virus. What coul this be?

Lymph gland: Likely a lymph gland. Keep monitoring it, may take several weeks to resolve. ...Read more

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Have sore throat around adams apple and in back of throat. Two yellow sacs in the back of my throat. No hoarseness or pain swallowing. Smoker age 29?

Have sore throat around adams apple and in back of throat. Two yellow sacs in the back of my throat. No hoarseness or pain swallowing. Smoker age 29?

Sore throat: There are multiple causes of sore throat but without further history and physical exam it is essentially impossible to have it diagnosed correctly. If smoking is not the cause of it, it is definitely a contributor. I advise you to see a local doc to go over that with him. ...Read more

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My tonsils and throat feel sore and gland and adams apple is sore hurts when I swallow and sore to touch had oral sex pens went in deep in the throat?

My tonsils and throat feel sore and gland and adams apple is sore hurts when I swallow and sore to touch had oral sex pens went in deep in the throat?

Sore throat post sex: May be infection, should get checked for STDs including gonorrhea-. Gargle with salt water 1 teaspoon in glass water 3 x a day and follow up w/ doc for throat culture/swab including gonorrhea/chlamydia.Consider treatmetn with zithromax 4 tabs if not allergic Also consider the HPV vaccine f/u with doc ...Read more

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What could it be if a males adams apple is sore and swollen?

What could it be if a males adams apple is sore and swollen?

GERD: Acid from the stomach comes up and irritates the back of the throat, causing pain, discomfort and swelling. See your PCP for definitive diagnosis, tests and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a sore spot at the base of my neck just to the right of where my adams apple would be if I were male. No injury to the neck.?

I have a sore spot at the base of my neck just to the right of where my adams apple would be if I were male. No injury to the neck.?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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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.

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

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I have a pain in front throat by adams apple but throat inside is not sore?

I have a pain in front throat by adams apple but throat inside is not sore?

Nonspecific: There is no single diagnosis that can be attributed to this pain. If you;re worried, or it is severe, or unrelenting, see your primary care provider for a proper evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Hi, I feel my jaws and neck (front area near adams apple) are too tight and sore, I feel like m being strangled. My ears feel full as well.?

Hi, I feel my jaws and neck (front area near adams apple) are too tight and sore, I feel like m being strangled. My ears feel full as well.?

Current cold etc??: There is a large lymph system/branch on either side of the neck/jaw areas and they are like the garbage collectors of the body as well as other lymph node areas in the body. They can swell or feel swollen (tight) when a patient is going through a cold or has just at a cold, allergies ets. Ears full is a good indication that something systemic (system wise) is going on as well. I'd see you MD. ...Read more

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For the past two days now my adams apple has been sore not my throat and I don't have trouble swallowing just the area where my adams apple is what could be the cause?

For the past two days now my adams apple has been sore not my throat and I don't have trouble swallowing just the area where my adams apple is what could be the cause?

Neck pain: The Adams apple is cartilage, but surrounding it in the same area is the thyroid. A sore/tender thyroid maay be thyroiditis. Thyroiditis can make you hyperthyroid transiently, but usually gets better on its own. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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Throat hurts (not sore throat). slightly push the Adams apple area (but I'm female) I get pain in the back of my neck. Presure when holding head down?

Throat hurts (not sore throat). slightly push the Adams apple area (but I'm female) I get pain in the back of my neck. Presure when holding head down?

Orthopedic: This sounds like something affecting your cervical spine. Recommend an orthopedic consult (someone with special interest on the spine). ...Read more

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It feels sore painful at base of throat under adams apple if I had one. Very sore to swallow and talk feels bruised as if I've been punched in throat?

It feels sore painful at base of throat under adams apple if I had one. Very sore to swallow and talk feels bruised as if I've been punched in throat?

Depends: If it is acute then could be viral, or bacterial infection. If more chronic then acid reflux so could try antacid or infection. Acute thyroid inflammation and tumor a possibility also. If it has been present for more than 2-3 weeks then definitely see ent. ...Read more

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Been sick for 2 months. Fatigued, trouble breathing, sore throat and neck with red viens in throat, feels like lump in throat beneath adams apple?

Been sick for 2 months. Fatigued, trouble breathing, sore throat and neck with red viens in throat, feels like lump in throat beneath adams apple?

Could be thyroid: Your symptoms could be due to any number of things. However, with the fatigue, sore throat, and lump I would be concerned about your thyroid. You need to be seen by a doctor. ...Read more

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My adams apple hurt its very tender I had an allergic reaction to fish two weeks ago took all my meds what is the problem now?

My adams apple hurt its very tender I had an allergic reaction to fish two weeks ago took all my meds what is the problem now?

Adams apple pain: You may not be having an allergic reaction. It is possible that you may have a fish bone in your throat/larynx. I would suggest you see an ENT (otolaryngologist) and who can look with a light down into your throat and make sure it does not have a fishbone or ulcer in this area. ...Read more

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Am I suppose to be able to grab something near my collar bone below Adams apple? It's soft and tender. Tender to touch. Ate sharp foods yester.

Am I suppose to be able to grab something near my collar bone below Adams apple? It's soft and tender. Tender to touch. Ate sharp foods yester.

Varies: There are some structures in the area you are discribing including the thyroid cartilage, the thyroid itself, and the carotid tubercle. But if something is swollen, tender, warm, painful, or just clearly different than your baseline; I would definitely be checked. If nothing else it can be reassuring. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Possibly: It might be muscular, inflamed lymph node, thyroid nodule, or carotid inflammation. Continue to monitor but if still sore after 2-3 weeks see md. ...Read more

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Have a tender to the touch spot just under/right of adams apple. Have had a cold, sinus infection and mild tonsillitis with cough since oct. Is it bad?

Have a tender to the touch spot just under/right of adams apple. Have had a cold, sinus infection and mild tonsillitis with cough since oct. Is it bad?

Need an exam: Without being able to examine you this would only be a wild guess, but it may be an inflamed lymph node. If it persists you should go and see a doctor and be examined and diagnosed appropriately. Good luck. ...Read more

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I had bad allergies 2 weeks ago. Now my neck/throat is tender, can barely swallow, Adams apple hurts, on and off fevers & headaches, random ear discomfort?

I had bad allergies 2 weeks ago. Now my neck/throat is tender, can barely swallow, Adams apple hurts, on and off fevers & headaches, random ear discomfort?

More than Allergies: 34 year old male had, 'Bad allergies 2 weeks ago. Now neck/ throat tender, hurt, on& off Fever, headache, random ear discomfort. Most likely infection with some harmful bacteria. The signs & symptoms are more than allergies alone or even a viral cold. Best see M.D for proper evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Bruised adams apple is there away to make it better?

Bruised adams apple is there away to make it better?

Warm soaks: Warm soaks three times a day. No heavy exercise or lifting BUT if it persists or any change in voice breathing or swallowing have it checked immediately ...Read more