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Sore Throat Hurt
Why does my throat hurt when I touch it? It doesn't hurt like sore throat hurt. No redness or anything it just started hurting all of the sudden
See your doctor: We need to find out what they are before we can determine the best way to remove them. ...Read more
My friend has a sore throat, hurt neck, back, headache, and recently a fever. Her pain increases ever day. I would like to know what is wrong with h?
Sick friend: Your friend needs to see his doctor about why he is sick. Needs a check up. ...Read more
It actually feels as though there is a lump in my throat. It hurts to swallow, but not sore throat hurt. What could be the cause?
Reflux: One of the most common reasons my patients complain of this symptom is acid reflux. A small bit of acid can come up when you lie flat and it causes swelling of the larynx. This causes the feeling that something is stuck in your throat. Avoid -spicy foods, eating late a night, acid foods. Try Prilosec otc for a couple of weeks and if it doesn't get better see an ent. ...Read more
I have aches in my chest and sore throat hurts me when I move I'm on pinamox for a different problem would the pinox be causing this?
Severe sore throat, hurts to swallow, looks like large bumps at the back of throat. Any causes? (i don't use drugs at all)
I have a sore throat. Hurts very much to swallow. Other than that, I feel great. I have been smoking weed a lot this summer. Do you think that's why?
Probably!: Consider refraining form further smoking for the rest of the summer. If the pain remains as vivid, schedule a visit with your primary care physician for a thorough examination to rul anything else out. ...Read more
I had a cold for a few weeks but now im just left with relly sore throat hurts to even swollow. On top of that I still cough have alot of muces and r?
Sore throat, hurts to swallow, and left molars are sore as well. What could this be? It is mild to moderate pain for the time being.
See your dentist: At age 21, a wisdom tooth infection might also cause sore throats and swollen lymph glands just under the jaw. See your dentist for examination and wisdom teeth removal. ...Read more
Pain in front of throat. Doesn't hurt on inside like sore throat, hurts to swallow or touch the outside esp high throat under chin. What could it be?
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
Woke up with a pretty sore throat. Hurts some when I swallow. Checked it out, don't see any redness or any white spots. What could it be due to?
I'm 28 male got bumps around my nipples, got sore throat hurts bad, bumps at corner of both eyes what could it be?
Skin lesions: This could represent an ongoing infection. Please see your PCP. ...Read more
Sore throat hurts bad on one side when I swallow gets worse at night seen a few blisters back in throat where its irritated, why?
Hard to say: Hard to say from the limited info.... Could be viral or something more serious....With these symptoms you should go see your dr as soon as you can. ...Read more
Extremely sore throat. Hurts to swallow, and my inner ears hurt. Had this for about a week now. Should I go in or wait a few more days?
Get checked: You should see a health care provider. You may need to be treated. ...Read more
I gave my bf oral and swallow like usual he doesn't have std's & this is the first time I ever have had a bump on throat /sore throat. Hurts to eat?
Seek help, see below:
Please please go to the local city/county health dept. In your town for remedy, if you can't afford a private doctor.
This is more than trauma. Most likely infection. ...Read more
Very sore throat hurts to swallow worst at night. Bumps on back wall w/ lots of mucus. 1 tonsil inflamed, both red. Snowed in&cant see dr what do I do?
Needs evaluation: I'm sorry to say but you need to get this seen by a doctor -since you don't want to neglect something like Strep throat. There might be clues -such as if anyone else in the household was diagnosed with Strep? Certainly a virus is possible, but without a throat culture and proper evaluation, you're guessing. For now, hot drinks, rest, tylenol (acetaminophen) for symptoms. I make a hot honey-lemon drink with ginger ...Read more
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
Can spider bites cause cold/flu symptoms I have two huge spider bites now I have a headache, getting weak & now a minor sore throat hurts to swallow?
Get medical eval: Seek medical care asap if you think a spider bit you & you have fever, severe pain (can be felt at bite site & possibly chest, back or abdomen); abdominal cramping /rigidness or ulceration of skin at site. You may need a tetanus shot (if you don't know when your last shot was or it has been > 10 years). Also medical care if you develop signs of secondary infection. ...Read more
I'm on day three of a sore throat. Hurts to swallow and even hurts to yawn. I've tried warm drinks, cold drinks, gargling salt water, cough drops, etc.
Sore Throat: See your doctor for a culture and possible antibiotics. You should also make sure you are not forming an abcess. ...Read more
There may be localized blood in the area from inflammation of the lining of the upper airway. I would suggest seeing an ENT specialist soon.
Other causes include bronchitis, pneumonia, TB, particularly if you have pulmonary symptoms. Please avoid acidic foods/drinks and rinse with an antiseptic mouthwash. ...Read more
Had op for my sinuses 3 weeks ago since then I've had a constant sore throat hurts to swallow, could the breathing tube scratched my throat?
I have a sore throat, hurts to swallow - no fever, achiness, or headache. My nose is also very dry and hurts as well.
Sore throat, hurts when I swallow. No fever, im taking meds 4 a uti. Should I tell my dr, so I can get some penicillin, or should antibiotic for UTI help?
Maybe: First of all, this is more likely viral than bacterial so antibiotics may not help. If it is bacterial, then the antibiotics you are taking for the UTI may be adequate for the throat infection, but you need to discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more
Really bad sore throat, hurts to swallow, I have a ear ache and a bad migraine, what's going on? Please help
URI: URI. Usually viral. Supportive treatment with fluids, saline gargle, OTC pain meds. See MD if no improvement in 5-7 days or gets worse. ...Read more
Scratchy in the throat and coughing and sore throat, hurts to swallow. And sneezing and running nose. What could it be?
Rhinovirus: People always think of the worst, and rightfully so. Symptoms as yours without the fever and headaches in all likelihood, like 90% of upper respiratory infections is viral in etiology and symptomatic treatment is all that is necessary. It will take a few days but you'll be better. Drink your fluids. If there is pus in the throat, go see your doctor for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more