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Throat Disorders In Children
Definition: Disorders of the throat.Get a more detailed answer ›
Ear nose throat dis.: Ear nose throat disorder is a vague term. Any disease that relates to ear or nose or throat can be classied in this term. ...Read more
Can anxiety disorder give you symptoms that make you feel like something in your throat and like you are going to choke?
Yes: Historically, Infectious mononucleosis has been referred to as the kissing disease as mainly teenagers and college age children were affected and transmission is through saliva by either kissing or sharing beverages. Strep is a contagious infection and also transmitted by sharing germs either by kissing, sharing drinks, or close contact. ...Read more
No: A blood test is the first step in evaluating thyroid disease. ...Read more
Occasional not comon: Certain strains of the untreated strep germ can trigger formation of cross reactive antibodies. Their primary target would be the strep germ, but for unknown reasons they attack some kidney tissue as if it were strep. Damage to the tissue produces glomerulonephritis. ...Read more
Anxiety and the Body: Studies show that people with anxiety disorders may have much more awareness of what goes on in their bodies. While the immediate answer to your question is "perhaps." if you are really concerned why not see your physician to rule out any problem that you might have? ...Read more
avoid transfer of ..: Oral and nasal secretions. Wash hands, do not share cups or utensils, cover up coughs and sneezes, avoid mouth contact. Even if there is contact there may not be a resultant infection. ...Read more
I woke up to my throat being in pain especially when I swallow. I have children coming tomorrow and I need to know how to relieve pain fast?
Can you cure Syphilis unknowingly by being treated for another bacterial disease? Ie, Step throat etc.
Syphilis: This is possible, although appropriate duration of therapy may not be correct, and the stage of the syphilitic infection is important. Need more info to answer this accurately. ...Read more
What to do if I have no disease and I am not diabetic but after smoking my throat dry up and I feel to smoke more. Why?
I suffer from anxiety disorder and today I feel like I have something stuck in my throat on left side. I'm panicking really bad about epoglottitis?
Good after noon! My disease is a neural lump in one's throat. It happence usually when I contact with unknown people (stranger). How should it treat?
Neural lump?: I know of no disorder known as "neural lump". Any mass in the throat should be assessed by an ENT surgeon ...Read more
I was suffered from TB disease after all program that took about six months. But, why do I have much sputum inside my throat? It's like a TB symptom.
TB twice?: Without knowing the details of your prior treatment, if susceptibility of your TB was known, your adherence to the medications (did you take all dosages), etc it is difficult to comment on specifics. Yes, TB can recur due to re-infection or from inadequate prior treatment. But there are also common infections/conditions to consider. See your doc for evaluation to determine cause of your symptoms. ...Read more
Yes : In the early stages of both diseases can look identical. Over time the picture of kawasaki emerges. If your child is being treated for "strep" without adequate culture and doesn't improve consider kawasaki. Also, mononucleosis is often diagnosed when kawasaki is the correct problem. ...Read more
Hard to say: I wouldn't think about a "look" of strep in the throat. It can be hard to predict sometimes by looking. Instead, if a child has a sore throat with a fever in the absence of cold symptoms like cough and runny nose, they should be checked for strep. Whether they have tonsils, they can also have headache, abdominal pain, vomiting and/or rashes. ...Read more
Congested chest&sticky phlegm in throat, best home remedies to bring quick relief? For adults? For children?
Lots of fluids!: Extra fluids may help. Make your own cough medicine by using 1 part tea, 1part honey, and l part lemon juice. An "expectorant" is an over-the-counter medication which may help to liquify mucous secretions and make them easier to cough up. Don't give honey to babies under one year old. And it goes without saying that a non-smoking environment will be helpful to everyone. Good luck. Lgromkomd. ...Read more
I have a family history of thyroid disease and just received results from an ultrasound of my throat. I cannot understand the results?
Thyroid: Call your doctor and ask for the interpretation of the results. ...Read more
Maybe: Heart pain, or angina, comes from a lack of good blood supply to the heart. It can present in many ways (maybe a warm throat sensation), but typically causes a heavy, crushing feeling in the central chest, which can travel to the neck or one or both arms, and is often combined with shortness of breath, sweating and nausea. It usually comes on with exertion and goes away with rest. ...Read more
Oral disease: dry, pink bumps on the throat but no fever. Feel something stuck in the throat. What could it be?
Get examined: There is no way of making a good determination online for this type of thing. Please schedule a time to have your dentist or ENT take a look at this to determine if there is a problem that needs attention. ...Read more
Could you have a chronic sore throat from years of bulimia now even if you're recovered almost 3 years of the disease?
Consider evaluation: It's unlikely though possible if you have a history of induced vomiting. Other causes of chronic sore throat could be due to vocal cord dysfunction or untreated acid reflux. Upper endoscopy by GI specialist can assess the integrity of esophagus and evaluate acid reflux while ENT or a pulmonologist may help with vocal cord assessment ...Read more
Every day at night I feel pressure and discomfort in my throat I have systemic lupus but no thyroid disease what can cause this pressure?
SLE and throat pain: I would check with your doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is there a neuromuscular disease or anything than can cause right sided atrophy or weakness all at once half of face and throat decrease sensation to?
Need MRI: If symptoms started suddenly, then not likely neuromuscular disease... You need an MRI to look at the brainstem and cervical spine (neck). There are many things that could cause these symptoms. Neuromuscular disease is more likely to cause gradual onset and bilateral weakness or atrophy. ...Read more