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Throat pain for nearly 4 mos. now

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 17, 2009
  • 06:51 PM

Since mid October I've experienced throat pain, primarily on the left side and just below my adams apple. Lately, in addition to the throat pain, I'm experiencing stomach naseau, and minor head ache. I'm also constantly clearing my throat.

I've been to an ENT, got scoped (3 times over 2 mos.), and nothing found. She recommended Prilosec, but I've seen no change.

What are reasonable next steps to figure out what is going on?

Thank you.

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  • Have you had x-rays of the involved area.An MRI scan might be appropriate,too.
    richard wayne2b 1232 Replies
    • January 19, 2009
    • 03:01 PM
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  • Your thyroid gland is right there.Has it been examined?
    richard wayne2b 1232 Replies
    • January 19, 2009
    • 03:09 PM
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  • Thank you. No they have not checked my thyroid.
    Anonymous 42789 Replies
    • January 29, 2009
    • 01:42 AM
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