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How do I stop gagging when I get a throat culture?
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Dr. Anifat Balogun
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
5 doctors agree
In brief: Normal reflex
Some people have the ability to suppress their gag reflex and others do not.
Ultimately, the technique of the provider obtaining the throat culture will determine whether or not your gag reflex is triggered.

In brief: Normal reflex
Some people have the ability to suppress their gag reflex and others do not.
Ultimately, the technique of the provider obtaining the throat culture will determine whether or not your gag reflex is triggered.
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