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Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
Ultra sound good on thyroid been swallowing thin mucus for 2 years don't know if post nasal or gerd can it cause tightness in Adam's apple ?
I have low thyroid & I hernia serveral yrs one bite of certain (most)foods I gag on huge amount of mucus .Which is causing it?
Maybe neither....: I'm not sure I have enough information to tell you what is going on. What type of hernia? Do you have problems swallowing? Or just a gag reflex? This is probably better suited for an in-person visit to determine what is going on. Sorry nobody has helped thus far. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chronic cough with mucus and phlegm sometimes short of breath do have cysts on thyroid what could this be?
I fill like I have mucus in my throat. What can I do to get rid of it . And I am on thyroid medicine too. Please help me fine something i can take.
Mucus throat: Secretions in throat are present normallywhen you find them incresed is due to irritation of the upper nasal passages t his can be due to irritation such as dust allergies or infection commonly it is due to allergies or smoking and requires constant.Clearing of throat measures like nasal saline allergy pills or prescribed nasal cortisone spray can help if these symptoms persist good to see ENT spe. ...Read more
I have a 1.4cm nodule on my right lobe. I've been clearing my throat for several days. But I've been spitting out mucus. Is that thyroid related?
No: Small thyroid nodules do not cause any physical pain or sensory changes. Frequent throat clearing is due to a sensation of "globus" usually related to acid reflux or sometimes post nasal drip. Based on the ata 2009 guidelines, this nodule should be evaluated with a fine needle aspiration (biopsy). ...Read more
Sore throat on left side near collar on and off for weeks. Feels like mucus there. Heart palps randomly in past months. Could it be thyroid?
Subacute: thyroiditis very likely, see endocrinologistGet a more detailed answer ›