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My throat hurts on left side under my chin when I press on it or turn my head why is this? Thank you for your wisdom

My throat hurts on left side under my chin when I press on it or turn my head why is this? Thank you for your wisdom

Throat: I doubt I have wisdom but I certainly know that you need to see an Ear, Nose, and Throat doctor as soon as possible. Please keep me informed. ...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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Throat hurts on left side and left ear itches inside. Hurts to swallow and talk. Is it post nasile drip the cause. I have allergies...

Throat hurts on left side and left ear itches inside. Hurts to swallow and talk. Is it post nasile drip the cause. I have allergies...

Humidity: Buy a warm must humidifier and keep it next to ur bed every night. Costco has a good brand.Stop drinking soda and ice cold drinks after dark.Take warm / hot water baths before bed. Drink Chicken soup 2-3 times a day.see an allergist and find out what u r allergic to. If you can take curcumin which helps to modulate ur immunity,it could help ur allergies. Also eat at least 3 hrs before bedtime. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your throat hurts on the left side ?

What does it mean when your throat hurts on the left side ?

Pain: Pain indicates something wrong. if present more than 2 weeks, see ENT doc. Otherwise may be URI pharyngitis which is self limited. ...Read more

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My throat hurts on the left side whenever i swallow something?

My throat hurts on the left side whenever i swallow something?

Symptomatic Rx: Most sore throats are viral pharyngitis. Check to see that you don't have an exudate on your pharynx or tonsils or enlarged lymph nodes near the angle of your jaws which could suggest need for a strep throat test. Viral pharyngitis should resolve without treatment in a few days. Take some over the counter throat lozenges and tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain relief. Antibiotics are not needed. ...Read more

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Hello ,, my throat hurts,specially my left side under the mandible,,hart to get sleep bcz it feels like suffocating,, what is it? how make it better?

Hello ,, my throat hurts,specially my left side under the mandible,,hart to get sleep bcz it feels like suffocating,, what is it? how make it better?

Breathing: If you have so much swelling or gland enlargement that it feels like you are suffocating - would really encourage you to seek medical assessment. Take care. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your throat hurts only on the left side?

What does it mean when your throat hurts only on the left side?

Many : Many possibilities exist. Infection such as viral or bacterial tonsillitis, tonsillar abscess and also cancer can cause that. There are many other causes. It all depends on what other symptoms you have, your examination findings and your tobacco and alcohol use history. Get evaluated soon. ...Read more

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Throat hurts&lump under the left side of my jaw & also a sore in the back of my mouth that hurts when i swallow . It also makes crates alot of saliva?

Throat hurts&lump under the left side of my jaw & also a sore in the back of my mouth that hurts when i swallow . It also makes crates alot of saliva?

You need and exam: Symptoms are suspicious for an infection, either bacterial like a strep throat or viral. Without the ability to examen you and to look at the sore in your mouth, the best advice would be for you to see a physician to evaluate your throat. ...Read more

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Throat Pain (Definition)

Throat pain is any tenderness or discomfort in the throat. This may be caused by bacterial or viral infections, or any kind of damage to the ...Read more