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Throat Pain After Car Accident
Motor vehicle accident (MVA) is an event that is a common cause of injury, disability, and death, because of the high speed of impact and the large mass of the vehicles. An MVA can be automobile vs. automobile, auto vs. motorcycle, motorcycle vs. motorcycle, motor vehicle vs. bicyclist/pedestrian, or motor vehicle vs. ...Read more
Yesterday got hit by car while biking. No immediate injuries. Day after can't remember accident details and shoulder hurts/back aches. Advice?
Need Examinaton: You need an examination for injuries, and it sounds like you ...Read more
Chest wall injury from car crash a week ago extreme pain in heart area when sneezing n hiccups. Whats wrong?
Wait another week: Many injuries like what sounds like what you are having will resolve on its own in a few days to weeks. If you are still in a lot of pain and anti-inflammatories are not helping or if you notice numbness/weakness presenting itself then seek medical care to evaluate this further. ...Read more
Sudden severeback pain after car ride a day ago burning, stabbing worse sitting/slightly relieved laying history l4/l5bulged pars defect muscle/disc?
Could be either: Either muscle or disc could be causing your pain. If you do not have loss of bowel bladder or sexual function, progressive weakness, loss of sensation or intractable pain of your leg then the treatment is non surgical. Will need to try meds, mild rest, therapy and tincture of time. ...Read more
Can trauma to neck/throat cause cricopharngeal spasm? I was in a car accident and seat belt injured neck feel like tightness no difficulty swallowing
See a doc!: You may just have some swelling causing the tightness, but it's best to seen an ENT to examine the area. Treacheal fractures and other serious injuries are rare and you'd likely have significant symptoms, but you should have this evaluated. You may have a hematoma or some other issue that may need intervention. ...Read more
Car accident two months ago. Severe vomiting several times a day, constant pressure in head, sometimes severe left eye pain, whiplash, brain lesions?
Yes!: Chest pain after a car accident could represent skeletal injury (rib fractures, sternal fracture) or cardiac injury (blunt cardiac injury, myocardial ischemia). If you are having other symptoms, see your nearest emergency department. If this is isolated to just your chest and its reproducible with pushing on your sternum (i.e., breast bone), it's likely skeletal and can be managed with meds. ...Read more
Front of head headache,eye pain x2 days,started 1 week after 60 mph car crash(whiplash developed 2 days post accident)Never got seen,normal?
Unbearable shoulder pain following car accident 4 years ago. Mri on shoulder is clean, just had one on neck, what's wrong?
Was in rear end car accident 5 days ago. Moderate damage to car. Medium/moderate pain in neck trying to look up. Felt fine till tonight. Whiplash?
Evaluation: As a spinal evaluator i would do a careful physical exam and then would do xrays with flexion-extension views and MRI imaging to evaluate the discs and the facet joints of the affected levels. Sometimes additional testing is required but almost always the cause of the pain will be identified. ...Read more
Had chiropractice adj a few hours ago. immediate neck pain, pain in throat, disoriented, got scratchy throat and hoarse. took motrin 40 mins ago ER?
In the back of my throat I can see lots of little holes, on either side. This is only in the back, and I don't have any throat pain. Is this normal?
More information: What is the color of this holes? Are they found on tonsils? ...Read more
Had septoplasty today throat is scratched from intubation, it hurts a lot taking adasol 30 every 4hrs, doesn't help, what can I use for throat pain?
I have had a sharp throat pain for about a week on the right side, but I don't feel ill otherwise. A mild dull earache just developed. What shd I do?
Home remedies: Saltwater gargles are very helpful. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle with this several times a day. You can gargle with aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mixture of chamomile tea with honey & a small amount of lemon juice is good. Pour boiling water over thinly sliced organic ginger. Steep for at least five minutes in a covered pot. Add 2 to 3 tbs of honey & sip. ...Read more
Sore throat: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician & get a streph throat test. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. See below >>. ...Read more
Relief: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test / culture. Saltwater gargles: mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. Or gargle with aloe vera juice twice a day. Add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Boil freshly sliced, peeled ginger root in water until the tea is tan. Add 3 tbsp of honey. Sip. ...Read more
Infection/spasm: You may have an infection and /or spasms in the throat muscles. Best to have an examination by your otolaryngologist as to the underlying cause of your symptoms. ...Read more
Tincture of time: Garden variety cold usually has cough and sore throat without fever.When fever occurs may be serious virus flu. Most sore throats from infections caused by viruses related to colds, antibiotic are not usually needed to speed recovery from a sore throat. Treatment for sore throats and colds from viruses are done to relieve symptoms, so home remedies may be just as effective as over-the-counter meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See your doctor: How poorly are you feeling? Headache, facial pain, throat pain that you can control with otc products, allowing you to eat, drink and rest, is not worrisome. Worsening symptoms and inability to eat, drink or rest comfortably should prompt a visit to you doctor for additional care. ...Read more
Throat pain: If the painis associated with voice over-use or a simple cold or allergy, a simple remedy is to dissolve a tablespoon of table salt in 8 oz warm water. Gargle with this mixture on an as-needed basis. Using lozenges to keep the throat moist (by increasing salivary flow) works as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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