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I have done an endoscopic exam and now my throat hurts when I swallow!is this due to the exam or a virus?Im taking ibuprofen generis.

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Usually the exam

Having a foreign object thrust into your respiratory tract and moved around damages and irritates the tissue linings.
This should not last very long and is treated with anti-inflammatory and anti-pain medications. It will improve.

In brief: Usually the exam

Having a foreign object thrust into your respiratory tract and moved around damages and irritates the tissue linings.
This should not last very long and is treated with anti-inflammatory and anti-pain medications. It will improve.
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. TED FEDER
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial

In brief: Either

Do you have any other symptoms of a virus such as fever, chills, malaise? Inform the endoscopist and let them check it out.

In brief: Either

Do you have any other symptoms of a virus such as fever, chills, malaise? Inform the endoscopist and let them check it out.
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