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Why do I get swallowing pains like someone punched me in the windpipe?
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Dr. David Kam
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Odynophagia
You'll need to see an ENT doctor for examination of your upper aerodigestive tract.
Possible causes include glossopharyngeal neuralgia, acid reflux, infection from candida or bacteria, tumor.

In brief: Odynophagia
You'll need to see an ENT doctor for examination of your upper aerodigestive tract.
Possible causes include glossopharyngeal neuralgia, acid reflux, infection from candida or bacteria, tumor.
Dr. David Kam
Dr. David Kam
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Dr. Eric Toloza
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Foreign body?
May have swallowed something, like fish bone, that injured or got stuck in your esophagus .
.. Or simply a really bad sore throat with swelling of your esophagus ... Both can hurt with swallowing ...

In brief: Foreign body?
May have swallowed something, like fish bone, that injured or got stuck in your esophagus .
.. Or simply a really bad sore throat with swelling of your esophagus ... Both can hurt with swallowing ...
Dr. Eric Toloza
Dr. Eric Toloza
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