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Avatar n tn ve been experiencing severe pain when I swallow, despite a restricted diet (1st -anti-relux, now only soft foods), 10 weeks of treatment with Aciphex (2x daily) and most recently Diflucan treatment for 10 days. The throat pain is primarily one sided radiating up to my right ear with a sensation of mucous coating the area (although ENT confirmed no sinus or ear infection). I have a constant burning sensation in my throat for nearly 4 months now.
Avatar n tn But what I know is that I have pain, though not severe. Rather a discomfort that comes and goes, preferable in the late afternoon, early evening. In addition I sometimes feel discomfort in my lower abdomen. Feels almost like gas. I have no sores (not, that I could see). I had some irritation inside my thighs, but I am overweight (102kg), so my thighs rub against each other... So not really suprising. No pain while urinating. maybe quite often, but never with pain or burning.
Avatar n tn He also said my ears look great, which I though they must have left something in them to me feeling this pain. Doc said pain is in throat but radiating to ears. It is getting worse by the day. He actually sent me home without pain medicine because he told my husband it was such a minor surgery that I wouldn't need it. He called me in narcotic tree days later and it doesn't touch the pain. Like i said before I had ear tubes 12 times an never any pain.
Avatar m tn s redness in the back of my throat, and I can also see yellowish vesicles when I use my bicycle light to look deep into my throat. My mandibular lymph nodes are not enlarged (or not larger than usual), I don't have difficulty swallowing or opening my mouth. Also my muscles have started to aich and yesterday evening I had difficulty breathing that felt like a pneumonia.
Avatar f tn 've bad mono for about 5 weeks now.. My throat was swollen and red and I had the white spots on my tonsils.. Also my spleen was very enlarged.. Also one night I had pain in my right side but my doctor told me it wasn't my liver and my liver is fine. I got another ultrasound for my spleen and my doctor said that its still swollen but also all my symptoms have come back. I have a sore throat and it's difficult to swallow.
215220 tn?1191456864 It started with a familiar pain that I had last year and the year before. The pain is severe. Starting from my throat in a specific spot it runs up into my ear on the right side. It also goes from my ear to my top and bottom teeth and into my right temple. I can feel it also from the roof of my mouth and tongue. All on the right side. I have been diagnosed with Trigeminal Neuralgia. I believe I also have Glassopharyngeal Neauralgia. It is so painful I want to cry.
Avatar n tn My husband was diagnosed with throat cancer the end of October of 2008 and he is now more than 1/2 way through his treatment which is - 36 radiation and 3 chemo treatments. He has had a feeding tube (PEG) placed little over a week ago and now pain is so severe in his throat isn't eating at all and swallowing very little water. He is having the thick white mucous so bad that he is spitting in a cup all day long and at times is chocking. Does anyone have any suggestions for us?
Avatar m tn Hi, welcome to the forum, the throat pain needs careful evaluation. The commonest cause of throat pain is streptococcal infection. In infection is suspected, then you need empirical treatment with a course of broad spectrum antibiotic against prescription. Send blood or throat swab for culture and antibiotic sensitivity. Need to do antiseptic mouth gargle to take care of source of infection.
Avatar f tn I started off having a verry bad headache now im having right throat pain and right ear pain my jaw is also swollen what can this be i'm in verry bad pain
Avatar m tn I just recently started having severe pain in my throat just to the right of my esophagus just below my jaw bone. There seems to be a hard spot there. I have had a small temp between 100.6 and 101 degrees and im very tired and just not feeling well. on top of that the pain is almost unbearable. It hurts all the time and if I push on it i literally want to die. I havent hardly eaten anything because it hurts so bad to swallow. Im beginning to worry a little.
Avatar f tn I have severe muscle pain, fatige, sleepiness and throat pain for the last few months. My haemoglobin has been low for many years(atleast) and becomes okay after a 3 months iron supplement. It will become low again. I was diagnoised with TMJ jaw problem(jaw pain, ringing in the ears) 8 monthd back. I wear a splint for it. My TSH as of now is 18.26(ref range 0.35-5.50), free T3 is 2.10(ref range 2.3-4.2) free T4 is 0.87(ref range 0.89-1.76) and haemoglobin 11.4(range 12.0-15.).
Avatar n tn Avoid taking fried spicy foods. If the symptoms are severe or persistent see an ENT specialist. Treatment will depend on the clinical examination findings. I sincerely hope it helps. Best wishes and regards!
Avatar n tn Have many tests and can not find what causes the severe pain in shoulders and hips. Doctors can not pin down a reason for the pain that will not allow arms to move and walking is difficult. PSA levels are up some and will go to a urologist on Wednesday. The infection levels are up but do not know from where the infection is coming from. Started with jaw and neck pain that move to the left arm then down to the hips and is now in hips and both shoulders and the right shoulder is severe now.
Avatar n tn Hello Dear, Glossopharyngeal neuralgia is a condition in which there are repeated episodes of severe pain in the tongue, throat, ear, and tonsils, which can last from a few seconds to a few minutes. Symptoms include severe pain in back of the nose and throat,back of the tongue ,ear,throat,tonsil area, larynx The pain occurs in episodes and may be severe. It can sometimes be triggered by:c hewing, coughing, laughing ,speaking, swallowing . The goal of treatment is to control pain.
Avatar m tn m experiencing a scratchy sensation in my throat for last two weeks. There is no severe pain but just a scratchy sensation. It usually appear during the afternoon or in the evening and will be there till the night. It appears in the alternate days, one day after the other. I had a sore throat for the first time in the recent times on 13th of last month and it was there for 4-5 days and it cured without any treatment. Now it again started appearing from 26th of last month.
Avatar f tn Hi everyone. For the past two months I've been having severe throat pain (on and off) It hurts when I swallow and when I speak. At times it hurts so much I can't sleep. I have to be sipping ice cold water just to try to deal with the pain. My doctor on a few ocasions has told me that I have no infection but prescribes zithromax and Guiatuss AC syrup on two ocasions during the two month period.
Avatar f tn Since I started this drug, I now have a severe sore throat and earaches in both ears. Is this the drug or was I already getting sick. Have had this about four days. (Same amount of time on relcof). The drug is working extremely well for all of my respitory symptoms with no other side effects.) I can breathe freely thru my nose for the first time in 3 years but am in pain from sore throat and earaches.
4939681 tn?1361299299 My thyroid levels were, once again in normal range, but my symptoms were worsening (chest pain, neck pain, sinusitis, joint pain (in awful flare-ups), severe weight loss (currently 95 lbs, no change in appetite, but severe nausea), pain in the bottom of my feet, swelling in hands, cold all of the time, difficulty swallowing (apple bit stuck in throat feeling), dry/thin/loose skin, dry nails, hair falling out (flare-up.
Avatar f tn I have gotten a sudden sore throat, started three hours ago, and severe pain in my legs especially the back sides of them into my calves starting in my buttocks. I'm wondering if there is any insight into what may be causing his all of a sudden. Neither the throat or leg pain seems to be relieved by anything.
Avatar n tn Every year or two sores appear on one side of my mouth and severe pain around ear, neck, throat and shooting pain this time from the top of my head down to my jaw. It seem to have become systematic and spread throughout my body. I have also have had swelling of my throat. What are treatment options? What type of a doctor should I see? Thank you for your professional guidance This discussion is related to <a href='http://www.medhelp.
Avatar n tn For about 4 days now i have had severe jaw pain, i seriously cant open my mouth without wanting to cry, brushing my teeth and eating have been a hard task. also it hurts just on the left side and just starting for 2 days its been affecting my ear. i recently have discovered jaw pain is a sign of heart disease. im not even sure if its true. im 20 years old and i have been diagnosed with tachycardia, hypertension, and high cholesterol. also i will add im 95 pounds.
Avatar n tn Will gargling with peroxide help soothe severe pain in the very back of your throat? My sinuses are draining in onto the back of my throat causing the worse sore throat EVER. What can I do other than salt water rinsing and the OTC sprays and lozengers?