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Why does silent reflux cause globus sensation? How long can I take prilorsec safety?

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Dr. William Culviner
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Swelling

LPR causes that "lump" sensation due to the swelling and inflammation in the back surface of the larynx which encroaches on the entrance to the upper esophagus for swallowing.
You can take Prilosec as long as necessary under the guidance of your doctor.

In brief: Swelling

LPR causes that "lump" sensation due to the swelling and inflammation in the back surface of the larynx which encroaches on the entrance to the upper esophagus for swallowing.
You can take Prilosec as long as necessary under the guidance of your doctor.
Dr. William Culviner
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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Glomus

It causes irritation or the area behind the vocal cords causing irritation of the nerves of that area

In brief: Glomus

It causes irritation or the area behind the vocal cords causing irritation of the nerves of that area
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
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