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Hello sir i have enlarged uvula for around 2 weeks , it is irritating me now. it doesnt pain me nw. so pls advice me for the problem.
Hello doctors. I have a big problem, my tonsils and uvula frenquently are enlarged and i don't know what to do. Can you help me please ? Thank you
Hi. I've been having a problem with my mouth... My Uvula has been touching my tongue how can I stop that quickly?
Having your uvula: touch your tongue is not uncommon. Your uvula may be swollen from uvulitis, a viral infection of the uvula, or from irritation from post-nasal drainage or reflux. Typically this will resolve on your own. You might hasten improvement by taking anti-reflux medication such as OTC Prilosec/omeprazole or an anti-inflammatory such as ibuprofen. You can't stop it quickly:) Stay well! ...Read more
Wife had surgery and her uvula is hanging long and is white on the tip and now she has problems swallowing. Female age 49
If : If your wife had surgery with general anaesthesia, and the findings you describe were noted after the surgery, most likely there was some minor trauma incurred during the intubation while placing the breathing tube. This usually is self-limited, and requires only symptomatic comfort measures. Any persistent problems should be evaluated by an ENT specialist. Understand that I am speculating without the benefit of examination. ...Read more
Feeling of something on back of tongue like uvula but doesn't look swollen no white patches no problem swallowing and i take omeprazole every day?
Hi Doctor...I woke this morning and my uvula was leaning to one side...I was diagnosed with strep throat this past Monday. Is this a problem?
I'm 17, got ear problems for months and lately throat problems. I got little bump on my uvula and 3 dark spots on palatoglossal arch, please help. ?
Get checked: You need to be examined by yoyur primary care physician. ...Read more