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Throbbing Pain In Throat
What would cause random, throbbing pain in throat and chest, as well as the sensation of something stuck in my throat (there is nothing there)?
It depends: These are atypical symptoms which may be due to some ailment or due to anxiety. If you are bothered by them, you need to see your doctor who can examine you to be sure that all is well. He/she may prescribe medication to relax you in case you have a tense/anxious personality. An alternative is to start an exercise program (like a daily morning walk) to get Fit so that you feel healthy& more relaxed ...Read more
I am 24 years old and I am suffering from silent reflux and I have recently been having breathy voice and a throbbing pain in throat. Please help?
Silent Reflux: Greetings. Silent reflux or Laryngopharyngoreflux is a condition where a chemical called "pepcin" refluxes back into the throat and voice box area. Pepcin is a digestive enzyme that acts to break down protein so when it gets to the laryngeal region it does just that. This takes place over time until it becomes bothersome. See your ENT Doctor who can view this region with a special scope then treat ...Read more
I have throbbing pain right side of throat, feels like heart stops and restarts. Pain in neck to brain. Also hot feeling on different parts of body?
Consider work up: With thyroid conditions as a possibility.Get a more detailed answer ›
First diagnose it: Throbbing pain that goes from your ear to your throat is not your problem. The problem is what is causing this throbbing pain. That is what you need to correct. In order to do that you need to see a doctor who can look in your ear and your throat to determine whether you have an infection or some other process. It could be your throat, it could be your ear it could be something simple or something complicated. ...Read more
Having throbbing / pulse pain in lower throat for 3 days. Not sick. I do smoke, 36 yr old female with m.s. but I wonder if this is thyroid related.?
Unlikely but have your doctor check your thyroids.
Try not to smoke for a few days. ...Read more
I have had a stick neck, throbbing sharp ear pain, sore throat and low grade fever for a week. What could this be?
Would a throbbing throat pain on and off be something to worry about? It's now in my wrists but assumed from crutch use.
Throbbing pain: Yes, see your doctorGet a more detailed answer ›
Occasional, but almost daily lately throbbing and sharp throat pain. Also wrist veins throb. Could this be from crutch use?
Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause like allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep). Crutches don't cause a sore throat unless one is heavily mouth-breathing while moving about. ...Read more
Throat becomes irritated after I take one drink of beer and will have a throbbing pain there for a couple of days. Throat scope showed nothing.
Hi, I have throbbing pain in the center of my throat and its now starting to hurt my ear and my arms become numb and my head hurts.
What could be the cause of throbbing pain that originates in the neck but shoots into the head and eye?
Hello. I have been having a sharp throbbing pain through out the left side of my head, neck, ear & jaw. It's prohibits me from daily activities?
On and off throbbing pain in front of neck. Normal ekg and blood. I noticed crutch use triggered it and now throbs on and off in wrists. Nerves?
Dissection?: Carotid artery dissection could do that. If no other symptoms, see doctor asap. ...Read more
Need neuro + dental: You need to see a neurologist and possibly a dentist in that order. ...Read more
See MD asap: Depending on any other symptoms you may have (were you lifting anything heavy recently; did you have a cold or other virus recently): neck pain shooting to the head and eye needs to be evaluated for a carotid dissection, which is rare. Otherwise it might be muscular pain, but vascular causes must be ruled out. ...Read more
The back left of my tongue and left side of neck are in throbbing pain. What could be wrong and how do I treat this?
See dentist: There are a number of possibilities. You need to see a dentist for an evaluation. This is not something you can treat yourself. ...Read more
Iwithin the past two weeks I get a throbbing pain in what seems to be the vein in my left arm and right side of the neck. What's causing this?
Sometimes I get throbbing pain in my wrist and my neck. It seems to originate at the pulse points. What could cause this, and is it dangerous?
Throbbing pain in neck, within a couple days radiated down to shoulder and forearm. What is this? Started one month ago. Less pain walking/laying
My neck, back upper left, feels a bit stiff. Does not idle-hurt but anything that elevates my heart rate causes throbbing pain there. Been 1 week now.
Exam: Cannot be diagnosed online. Proceed to you local UC clinic for an examination or make an appointment to see your PCP. ...Read more
Have a throbbing pain in left side of neck it only last a few seconds then goes away. On/Off after eating & moving sometimes, about a week or 2.
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Why do I have dull throbbing pain around top of my neck + base of skull + tops of ears externally with this bad cold? Could something else be wrong?
Could be anything: Could be any reason...But it is not uncommon for people to experience muscle aches when they are dealing with a viral infection very to similar to the body aches of the flu. Also when people are ill, they tend not to sleep in a normal comfortable position. It could also be stress associated with feeling ill. If it worsen or causes significant concern, see your primary care md. ...Read more
I keep feeling a slight throbbing pain from the left side of my face, especially the jaw and neck; sometimes even my left head/brain too. What is it?
Jaw Pain: Tmj syndrome can do this. You should see your dentist and go from there. ...Read more
I have a constant throbbing pain in the left side of my neck starting just below my ear lobe. This has been going on for over a week. What could it be?
Hard to know: Without more information, difficult to know. If it persists, it is certainly worth having examined. Could be muscle, infection (of ear, throat or bone behind ear called mastoid), reactive lymph node, parotid gland or jaw problem or blood vessel problem. ...Read more
I've recently had throbbing pain the rightside of my neck that radiates into my jaw and chest. I've also had sharp pains in my left rib What could it be?
I don;t know: The first thing with radiating pain to the jaw and chest, one needs to do is rule out the heart as the source of the pain. You should get checked ASAP. ...Read more
For the last 3 days I've had a throbbing pain on the left side of my neck, in line with the back of my jaw, its getting worse & making me nauseous.
I am having a bad throbbing pain in my right temple that keeps getting worse. And my neck is beginning to hurt as well. I usually don't have headaches?
See a doctor: Go and get this evaluated by a detailed history, physical exam and face to face conversation with a doctor. ...Read more