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Feeling of food getting stuck in my throat. Can the ENT check for cancer with fiberoptic cameras?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

An ENT specialist should be able to examine throat and related areas.
You may wish to consult a GI specialist as an alternataive.

In brief: Yes

An ENT specialist should be able to examine throat and related areas.
You may wish to consult a GI specialist as an alternataive.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes., also GI.

You may have some esophageal obstruction, like schatzki ring, or plummer vinson syndrome, or cancer. A double contrast barium swallow can be done, as well as a flexible esophagogastroscopy to see what it is.
Ent can check for throat cancer.

In brief: Yes., also GI.

You may have some esophageal obstruction, like schatzki ring, or plummer vinson syndrome, or cancer. A double contrast barium swallow can be done, as well as a flexible esophagogastroscopy to see what it is.
Ent can check for throat cancer.
Dr. Joseph Woods
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Dr. David Masiello
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

No, but a GI doctor can do an endoscopy to evalaute for a problem.

In brief: No

No, but a GI doctor can do an endoscopy to evalaute for a problem.
Dr. David Masiello
Dr. David Masiello
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