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Can muscle tension cause throat pain?
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Dr. David Martin
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Sore throat
It definitely can.
Try warm compresses and nsaid's. It typically resolves quickly.

In brief: Sore throat
It definitely can.
Try warm compresses and nsaid's. It typically resolves quickly.
Dr. David Martin
Dr. David Martin
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Dr. Robert Knox
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
In brief: Throat Pain
Muscle tension is a common issue in throat pain.
There are many other causes, so if your throat pain is severe, persistent or recurrent, go see your primary care provider. He or she may ask you to see an ear, nose and throat doctor to obtain a complete exam of your throat.

In brief: Throat Pain
Muscle tension is a common issue in throat pain.
There are many other causes, so if your throat pain is severe, persistent or recurrent, go see your primary care provider. He or she may ask you to see an ear, nose and throat doctor to obtain a complete exam of your throat.
Dr. Robert Knox
Dr. Robert Knox
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