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Sore Throat And Lower Neck Hurts When I Swallow
Sore throat. Hurts to swallow its not in my upper throat its in like my lower throat. Worse when waking up. How do I know if its my esophagus or throat?
Sore throat?: You cannot tell by yourself. See an ENT doctor and be examined. Good luck. ...Read more
Lower part of my uvula is white, sore throat, coughing, hurts to swallow, runny nose/stopped up. Please advise, weekend & my Dr. Office is closed?
Hard to tell: But it is more likely a viral vs a strep infection. If you are miserable, get to an urgicare or consult one of the HealthTap doctor who provides consultation service - I do not belong to this group and you will have look one up for yourself. ...Read more
What to do if I have a sore throat and under my neck it hurts like inside. I'm confusedto swallow. What could this be?
Get checked.: For significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Antibiotics are imperative for strep throat. Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amt of lemon juice helps. ...Read more
Sore throat (neck area) hurts to swallow plus cough. Neck glands bigger on left side but right side is sore. How is that possible?
Pharyngitis/tonsilli: When you have infection in the tonsils or pharynx it is not uncommon to have lymph nodes in the neck. These nodes do not have to be the same size or consistency on both sides. ...Read more
I had a sore throat last week, hurt to swallow, glands swollen, sore neck, it went away and now its back! Feels like there's something back there! Help?
Sire throat: If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Saltwater gargles are helpful. Mix a tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amount of lemon juice is good. ...Read more
Sore throat, runny noise, trouble swallowing and sometimes trouble breathing. Neck hurts when touched on right and pain when turn towards left. Help?
Sore throat, hurts to swallow, not really eating much, neck pain, back pain and also fever!! What could it be?
See a doctor:
Likely an infection causing it, need to be seen and treated.
the treatment depends on the finding. ...Read more
Sharp pain around left tonsil region. It's not a sore throat feeling. Doesn't hurt when I swallow. Only when I move my neck, touch area, or strain?
Could be Eagles Syndrome. Http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Eagle_syndrome
See an ENT surgeon tor diagnosis/treatment. ...Read more
I had radioactive iodine4 yrs ago for Graves' disease & for 3 days my thyroid hurts really bad when I turn my neck or swallow. No sore throat. Help?
Unclear question.: You had "thyroid " pain for 3 days after RAI treatment 4 years ago and now you have problem with throat pain when you turn your neck or swallow? I think it is time for you to consult an ENT to find out what may be wrong with your throat. I also wonder if you have a cervical spine problem but can't tell for sure based on your history. Make sure there's nothing wrong with your throat 1st. ...Read more
I have a really bad sore throat. It hurts to swallow and even talk. My ears and neck also hurt. I had a fever of 101 yesterday. What could it be?
I have a sore throat & its hard to swallow. Now I have ear pain radiating down my neck & it hurts to turn my head. Ear infection?
I've been having sore throat pain and it hurts tremendously to swallow and I don't know what to do?
Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat lozenges or Tylenol (acetaminophen) may help decrease symptoms. ...Read more
See below: There are many possible reasons. Best bet, see you doc for an evaluation. ...Read more
I have a sore throat and it hurts to swallow. It feels like there's a lump in my throat making it difficult to swallow. Please advise
URI: Many causes of sore throat, from strep to a viral URI can cause the pain. Diagnosis depends on the length of time your symptoms have been present, if you have a fever or other symptoms to go with the pain. Sometimes, just allergy drainage or acid reflux can result in a sore throat. If your symptoms last more than 7 days, see a physician. ...Read more
Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep). Throat lozenges and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin can help decrease pain. ...Read more
Sore throat: Try some chloraseptic spray from the pharmacy and gargle with warm salt water. Add 1 to 2 tsp salt to 8 onces of water and gargle. If you have fevers or chills you may need to go to an urgent care or call your doctor to get an antibiotic and or get your throat swabbed to rule out strep throat. If you are coughing up colored phlegm you may also need an antibiotic. ...Read more
My throat hurts but not like a sore throat its like a sharp pain in the middle of my throat and hurts very much to swallow?
See your PCP: Or an ENT asap for proper diagnosis and treatment recommendations. ...Read more
I have this cold and sore throat that is almost gone, now but my throat hurts really badly when I swallow. What should I do?
Examine sore throat: When someone has been sick for about a week with a cold, and the symptoms seem to have improved, but then a new symptom appears or the symptoms relapse and get worse, it sometimes means there is a secondary infection. That's actually the best time to see a doctor, because the secondary infections are more likely to be bacterial and to respond to antibiotics than the first ones, which are viral. ...Read more
I have had a sore throat for a month, im just wondering what it could be? It hurts to swallow and there are no other symptoms.
ENT doctor to check: An ENT doctor should evaluate a throat that has been sore for 1 month. An infection such as strep throat or a cold would have healed up by then. Allergies would cause noticeable mucus drip down the throat. Throat or palate ulcers would have healed up by then also, but sometimes new ones occur every few days. A doctor can look to see if there is a cancerous growth or something stuck in the throat. ...Read more
Hi I'm 43 and have heavy chest feeling but chest area hurts when swallowing and coughing had sore throat any advice please it hurts?
See your GP:
If the chest pain followed a sore throat it may be you have bronchitis or even pneumonia. Did you take antibiotics? If so you might have thrush in the mouth or esophagus.
It is difficult to say without more information, but if pain is described as heavy, then you need to see your doctor to be absolutely sure it is not heart related. ...Read more
I got sore throat had it for about 3 weeks now feels like got something stuck in it hard swallow hurts and sometimes burns I touch it scared?
Sore throat: At this point you should see your primary care doctor to check your throat and perform a swab. It may be possible that you need antibiotics, however a good physical exam is needed. ...Read more
I have somedays difficulty in swallowing like if I had a sore throat but I went to the doctors and he told me he don't see anything. It doesn't hurt?
Globus sensation?: Do you experience the feeling of a ball or lump in the back of your throat that you have to swallow past? If so, this is "globus." alternatively, you may have laryngo-esophaeal reflux without heartburn. Sometimes, the actual swallowing mechanism may be impaired due to "spasms" or dysmotility. A gastroenterologist or ear-nose-throat specialist is a good starting point for evaluation. ...Read more
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