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Thyroid Throat Feels Tight Jaw Pressure
I occasionally have this sudden jolt of pain under my jaw on the left and right sides along with clear phloem and my throat feels tight at times?
Compression: not from the medications but from an oversized thyroid to compressing you r throat. ...Read more
For a few years now on & off I have a pain on the whole right side of my body. At the moment my jaw and ear feel pressure and my right leg feels tight?
Many possibilities: there are many possibilities this could be muscular, neurologic or even emotional. You need to discuss this with your physician and possibly see a neurologist to help clarify your symptoms ...Read more
3 days ago started feeling waves of tightness and discomfort in chest. Goes thru back, throat, jaw. 8secs, every min. Worst when drinking hot bevs. ?
Feel like a lump in my throat, sometimes feels like pressure building up in my throat and moves up to my jaw and cheeks?
May be anxiety: if that runs in your familyGet a more detailed answer ›
I feel like I have something stuck in my throat, lumps on each side of my neck (slightly below the jaw) that hurt to put pressure on.?
Stuck in Throat: Sounds like you are describing a case of pharyngitis (inflammation/infection of the throat), but more information is needed- when did symptoms start? How did they start? The lumps on both sides are likely enlarged lymph nodes. If you have difficulty breathing, or swallowing your own saliva, i would advise going the the er as this may indicate an advanced infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When I have headaches , bad throats , Jaw aches , hot flushes ect , is it ok to cut thyroid med down , is this why everything happening ?
I have had constant lump feeling in right side of my throat, tightness and lump feeling on outer right side below jaw, I cant feel anything that happens on my right side of my throat, burps and food get stuck in the right side and only feel anything comin
See ENT doc: Symptoms could be due to many things. Get an ENT exam to sort things out. ...Read more
I have been experiencing a fullness feeling under my chin, almost tightness that does extend down the front of my throat. I have thyroid nodules but feel this might be too high in the throat for them. Going for an u/s scan tomorrow of thyroid to be sure
Thyroid Nodules: Thyroid nodules are very common. About 1 in 3 people develop them in their lifetime. The reason why we care, is that (in general) 5% of them turn out to be malignant. We also worry if they start to grow & put pressure on other structures in the neck, or become autonomous/overactive. An u/s will be helpful to evaluate. You should also discuss with your Dr. about checking TFTs & Thyroid Abs. ...Read more
I've had throat pressure/tightness in the front of my throat like someones pushing down on it. Happens a few times everyday.What could be the cause?
See an ENT: If the ENT doctor thinks you are ok then it is a tic of sorts and you are repeatedly clearing your throat. If the ENT thinks you have drainage or any other problem she will treat it for you. ...Read more