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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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What causes the ticklish feeling in my throat?

What causes the ticklish feeling in my throat?

Depends...: Acid reflux, post-nasal drainage, pharyngitis, and allergies are amongthe common reasons for a "tickle" in the throat. ...Read more

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What should I do about this sour feeling in my throat?

What should I do about this sour feeling in my throat?

GERD: I believe the most common cause of a sour taste is the mouth is gastro-esophageal reflux (gerd). It is also possible that infectious disease may be responsible. Over the counter ant-acids such as tums, (calcium carbonate) maalox, or Prilosec may be of benefit. I would suggest a GI specialist for prompt diagnosis. Gerd can eventually lead to esophagitis, which in turn can rarely lead to cancer of the esophagus. ...Read more

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How can I fix the weird, funny and blocky feeling in my throat?

How can I fix the weird, funny and blocky feeling in my throat?

Throat problem: More details are needed. It is difficult to understand what you mean by weird, funny, blocky, feeling in your throat. Is this a recent problem? Or, is this a chronic problem. Are there other symptoms like soreness, phlegm, post-nasal drip, trouble swallowing, painful swallowing, recent infections, allergies, or acid reflux. You need to discuss this with an otolaryngologist to get better answers. ...Read more

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Can you help? I woke up in middle of night with a feeling in my throat?

Can you help? I woke up in middle of night with a feeling in my throat?

Vague info: Please re-ask and be more specific about what you would like to know. For an in-depth discussion consider discussing with your medical provider or asking a provider on Healthtap Prime or Concierge. ...Read more

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Hi...I have a severe pricking feeling in my throat from last two days. Plz help me out. Thank u?

See an ENT: Typically some toxin, pathogen, or allergen is causing the prickig feeling in the throat. Rule out mold toxins. Get checked by an ENT ...Read more

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I have a full feeling in my throat. It is not all the time and seems to be better at times then gets worse. It's in the lower part of my throat.?

I have a full feeling in my throat. It is not all the time and seems to be better at times then gets worse. It's in the lower part of my throat.?

Globus: Your description of fluctuating sense of throat fullness is suggestive of globus sensation which may be due to mucosal inflammation or irritation from below (acid reflux) or above (allergic rhinitis, PND or food allergy). A mass or infection would not fluctuate and wound either be persistent or progressive. I recommend an ENT evaluation and possibly prophylaxis with PPI or antihistamine. ...Read more

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I have this weird feeling in my throat I can't explain it, it makes me feel really scared as I don't know what it is? I'm conscious of it most of time

I have this weird feeling in my throat I can't explain it, it makes me feel really scared as I don't know what it is? I'm conscious of it most of time

Typical globus: Often described as like a lump in the throat. It is of no real consequence other than the worry that it causes. It will probably go away if you ignore it. This of course assumes that you have had it properly looked at by a Physician. ...Read more

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I have recently started to come up with a cold. But what's strange is ive had a weird feeling in my throat, and getting soar, it feels like somthing is?

I have recently started to come up with a cold. But what's strange is ive had a weird feeling in my throat, and getting soar, it feels like somthing is?

Not unusual: Head colds are caused by dozens of different viruses. Many times the initial symptoms are in the throat for a day or two before nasal congestion ensues. Other viruses may start with head or chest congestion and then migrate to the throat. This throat soreness usually lasts only a few days. Gargle with warm, salt water and suck on lozenges for relief. If sore throat lasts longer, get a throat cultur ...Read more

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I am having a burning feeling in my throat. Comes in waves like?

I am having a burning feeling in my throat. Comes in waves like?

Dr. Can check throat: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). A couple days of throat lozenges and tylenol (acetaminophen) can decrease throat pain. ...Read more

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What could cause a ball- like feeling in my throat?

See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more

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What could lead to my dry heave feeling in my throat?

What could lead to my dry heave feeling in my throat?

Dry heave feeling: Dry heaves usually refers to nausea and vomiting. If you're feeling this in your throat, you may be getting a sour taste. I am hoping I understand your symptoms. I suspect that you are suffering with some reflux. Very often when we get reflux to the back of the throat, we get a sour taste, we clear our throats, we feel the sensation like something is stuck in our throats and hoarseness. ...Read more

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Why do I get a feeling in my throat like there is a ball of somthing there what can I do?

Why do I get a feeling in my throat like there is a ball of somthing there what can I do?

Globus hystericus: This is due to unusual sensitivity of the nervous system and it used to be thought to be hysterical. If you are a sugarholic stop it and get a supplement of b complex. ...Read more

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From last 4 days I get burning feeling in my throat. I am doing gargle but no improvement. Pls help?

From last 4 days I get burning feeling in my throat. I am doing gargle but no improvement. Pls help?

Find the Cause: You most likely have an infection. Gargling will not in any way treat the infection. To get the right treatment the cause of your problem needs to be correctly identified. ...Read more

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I am getting pains in my chest and an anxious feeling in my throat. What is the best way to treat this?

I am getting pains in my chest and an anxious feeling in my throat. What is the best way to treat this?

Anxiety: First you need to determine whether this is medical in nature or psychological. Consult your doctor to rule out medical issues, if cleared consult a clinical psychologist who can do a complete assessment. Also try the free anti anxiety app on your phone, learn more about anxiety at the soumdmindz. Org website. My best. ...Read more

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I have a chocking feeling in my throat. It feels swollen for over a year now and food is getting stuck now?

You need to be seen: Need much more info (for starters your age, smoking/alcohol history, other symptoms and/or conditions) to suggest possible causes but progressive dysphagia, i.e. difficulty swallowing for whatever reason needs to be evaluated sooner rather than later. It'd be best to see a generalist first in order to determine in which area the problem lies, throat/tonsils, esophagus, thyroid, lymph nodes, etc. ...Read more

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I've had this warm feeling in my throat all day. It doesn't hurt. It just feels very warm. What are possible causes of this?

I've had this warm feeling in my throat all day. It doesn't hurt. It just feels very warm. What are possible causes of this?

Throat: That you may be starting to get a viral or bacterial throat infection. In the next 48 hours you will know if you get fever, chills, runny nose ;/or other bodily symptoms. ...Read more

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I have cough that lasts for about 3 minutes and I simply can't stop coughing due to the tickly feeling in my throat. What is this?

I have cough that lasts for about 3 minutes and I simply can't stop coughing due to the tickly feeling in my throat. What is this?

Cough: Most common causes for persistent cough include 1) gastric reflux 2) postnasal drip 3) undiagnosed asthma 4) medication side effect. We are able to successfully treat most cases of persistent cough by focusing on these possibilities. A few screening tests are also warranted (such as a chest xray) and so seeing your physician is important. If new cough, then likely viral: hydrate, rest, eat well ...Read more

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I have a strange feeling in my throat where I think all my food is not going down like it should. It feels like something is still there. Liquids no problem. What is happening?

I have a strange feeling in my throat where I think all my food is not going down like it should. It feels like something is still there. Liquids no problem. What is happening?

See your doctor: You need to see your doctor and possibly need to have a scope to make sure there is not a stricture or swelling, or a mass among other causes. ...Read more

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I get this scratchy feeling in my throat then my eye waters uncontrollably. What could this be?

I get this scratchy feeling in my throat then my eye waters uncontrollably. What could this be?

Dry clmate: A lack of humidity can cause your symptoms with the throat and eyes. A humidifier may help, treat the eye with artificial tear drops as needed. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of the lumpy feeling in my throat?

Depends: There are so many possibilities to your symptom that you should really be examined. Try gargling with salt water and taking a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) at bedtime. If this doesn't work, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is that feeling in my throat that feels like bubbles popping and then sometimes I will burb?

What is that feeling in my throat that feels like bubbles popping and then sometimes I will burb?

Maybe"dependent"LPR?: Avoid foods & behavior that delay stomach emptying &/or relax lower esophageal sphincter--spicy, greasy food, mints, alcohol, tobacco, chocolate, tomato-based products, caffeinated & fizzy drinks, eating before bedtime. Lose weight. Elevate head of bed on blocks. Use otc acid blockers for relief (h2's: tagamet, zantac, (ranitidine) pepcid; ppi's: prilosec, prevacid, nexium). See a Gastro doctor pls ...Read more

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Need help their is like this feeling in my throat that buzzes sort of like popping candy what do I do?

Need help their is like this feeling in my throat that buzzes sort of like popping candy what do I do?

Buzzing: This could represent a form of reflux occuring as stomach acid flows backward into your esophagus. You can see your doctor, or, try some Pepcid (famotidine) ac or omperazole. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my throat I saw it today, and it's look like a lump. And also a strange feeling in my throat. What can I do?

I have a lump in my throat I saw it today, and it's look like a lump. And also a strange feeling in my throat. What can I do?

See a clinician: Limos in the throat may be serious, so, it is best to determine where it came from. A good exam of external and external throat area is needed, and maybe a swab as well. There is a lot of sexually transmitted oral disease which can lead to serious problems if. It treated, so it should be checked out. ...Read more

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Suddenly I get this feeling in my throat like I can't breathe/ throat tightening its hard to explain it but only lasts 2 seconds then goes?

Suddenly I get this feeling in my throat like I can't breathe/ throat tightening its hard to explain it but only lasts 2 seconds then goes?

Vocal cord problem: You could have a condition called paradoxical vocal fold motion disorder which can cause your vocal cords to close when you breathe in instead of opening. This can cause a brief sensation of difficulty breathing and then the vocal cords open again. There are many other things that could be involved like laryngopharygeal reflux. Get an ENT evaluation with a video laryngoscopic exam and treatment. ...Read more

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I have a thick feeling in my throat. It also feels very dry and I have a dry unproductive cough. When I do cough something up its yellowish green.

I have a thick feeling in my throat. It also feels very dry and I have a dry unproductive cough. When I do cough something up its yellowish green.

Cough: This reflex is stimulated by some inflammation or physical stimulus emanating either from the respiratory tract or the nervous system. Often the stimulus is material accumulating in the tracheo-bronchial tree which needs to be cleared out and the cough does this. You need to see a doctor to find out what is producing this stimulus. ...Read more