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  • My ENT disregards CT changes in my sphenoid & ethmoid sinuses, but I've read they are most serious.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions April 23, 2014 07:49 PM

    I've had chronic sinus problems for years,deviated septum, chronic hypothyroidism, Lyme disease, & last year a small wire was removed from my left maxillary sinus that had migrated there from a facial surgery I had in 1985. It had set up an infection of two strains of Pseudomomonas and one...

  • Perforated Septum

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions February 14, 2014 08:43 PM

    Has anyone dealt with a perforated septum and if so how did you have it treated. I have a small hole in my septum due to a previous surgery that I didn't even know was there until recently. I've been advised to close it with a septal button but I'm not sure this is the best course of action.

  • Would you choose a septal button or septal perforation surgery for a hole in your septum?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions February 13, 2014 09:22 PM

    Hi, I'm new here and wanted some advice on septal buttons as a solution to a perforated septum. I don't know whether I should explore surgery to fix this problem or try the button. I'd like to hear from someone who has a botton and could tell me how well they like it. My perforation isn't very...

  • I have been clearing my throat and getting a hoarse/raspy voice off and on for 8 mos. now.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions January 16, 2014 09:01 PM

    I have been clearing my throat and getting a hoarse/raspy voice off and on for 8 mos. now. I went to my Dr. and he told me to take Claritin for allergies. That didn't seem to do anything so I went to an ENT who said my voice box was red from reflux and was prescribed Omeprazole 40 mg. I have...

  • Can't self diagnose this:

    mpgore2004 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions January 3, 2014 07:37 PM

    Been feeling strange since last night and all day today, have a strange mix of symptoms:All of these are on the left side.Ear acheBurning scalpSore throat Burning arm... and a headache.Pain killers not working well. My scalp and arm are the worst of these symptoms, its like burning under the skin...

  • nose dripping water-like fluid

    tinakion 3 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions December 20, 2013 02:55 PM

    Hi, just wondering if anyone can help with the below issue. For the last year or so, I have noticed that when I bend over even slightly, a fluid like water (not mucus, probably..) is leaking from my left nostril only. It doesn't happen every time, but it has been happening more often. I don't have...

  • Trenical for Gastroparesis Treatment

    mariewalter 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions September 20, 2013 06:28 AM

    Gastroparesis is a medical condition in which nerve or muscle gets damaged in the stomach that causes slow digestion and emptying, vomiting, nausea, or bloating. Quick Facts Also called delayed gastric emptying Reduces the capability of the stomach to vacant its contents Does not cause...

  • Help: Sore throat/tightness in chest/small red lesions on tonsils and back of throat

    Roshambo 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions September 12, 2013 12:47 AM

    Hello,These are the symptoms I have been exhibiting for over 2 months now:1) Sore throat2) Stinging when consuming hot/spicy foods and smoking3) Tightness of chest (for the past few weeks)4) Tightness of throat ( for the past couple of weeks)5) Production of phlegm ( more prevalent in the...

  • My Nose is really red

    juice20 1 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions August 20, 2013 05:30 AM

    like rudolf. It's totally embarrassing. I went to my doctor he couldn't do anything. Can anybody help me out? Any suggestion?

  • Nose Gets really red.

    juice20 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions August 20, 2013 01:13 AM

    Can somebody help me my nose gets red, I don't know what to do. Any help would be appreciated.http://i43.tinypic.com/4tprh0.jpghttp://i40.tinypic.com/dorp5l.jpg

  • Other than cancer?

    alexanderr 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions August 12, 2013 07:47 PM

    Hi all, about 2-3 months ago i had pain in my jaw, throat and ears. I went to the GP and she said it's nothing. Then I went again after 2 weeks for another checkup and she said it's nothing once again. I insisted on seeing an ENMT specialist, so I did. He had a look in my throat and diagnosed me...

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  • Spot behind left tonsil

    packerbacker0802 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions June 17, 2013 02:07 AM

    About a month ago I had an abscessed tooth fixed with a root canal which had went untreated for about 4 or 5 months. About a week or so after I had the root canal done I noticed that my lymph nodes were swollen on the left side of my neck, directly below my jaw. This was the opposite side of the...

  • Hearing loss from gunfire-- is it permanent?

    david555 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions June 7, 2013 04:26 PM

    Five days ago I fired about 10 rounds from a 45 caliber pistol, and on the last two shots felt pain in my right ear.I had consumed 3 drinks that night. I am 21 years old.Today i still have difficulty hearing in my right ear. Sounds are muffled and it feels "full". Does this mean i have caused...

  • Swollen tonsils

    elenamam 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions June 3, 2013 08:16 AM

    Hello, I need advice how to treat swollen tonsils. There is little information in internet, just found this http://how2treat.com/how-to-treat-swollen-tonsils Is this correct? Maybe you can propose something really helpful.

  • SORE THROAT - Please help **PICS**

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions May 26, 2013 12:40 AM

    Symptoms:Painful swollen feelingSlight feverSwollen lymph nodesHas been going on x3 days.. Can't hardly swallow anything. Feels like constant slime in the back of my throat. Any help or insure would be appreciated. I am thinking about starting Bactrim 400/80 mg BID. See pic below please....

  • PLEASE HELP!! Sore throat, no cough PAINFUL! **PICS**

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions May 26, 2013 12:34 AM

    Please help! Any insight would be greatly appreciated. I've had this painful sore throat for the past 3 days. Very hard to swallow even fluids. I've had a slight fever & fatigue. Throat feels like there is slime constantly on tonsils. Lymph nodes slightly swollen. See pic below.....

  • throat pain for 2 months

    quarantine420 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions April 14, 2013 11:34 PM

    i gave a guy intense deep throat oral sex and anal sex and i was gagging alot during the oral. ever since then for the past 2 months my throat is just killing me ive been to see 2 doctors and an ER doc who reccomended i see an ENT but prescribed me allegra-D and triamcinolone acetonide both of...

  • throat pain for 2 months

    quarantine420 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions April 14, 2013 11:31 PM

    i gave a guy intense deep throat oral sex and anal sex and i was gagging alot during the oral. ever since then for the past 2 months my throat is just killing me ive been to see 2 doctors and an ER doc who reccomended i see an ENT but prescribed me allegra-D and triamcinolone acetonide both of...

  • Sinus, Cough, Fatigue

    amlana 1 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions April 2, 2013 08:03 PM

    I have been suffering with Cough, Runny nose, Stuffy nose, Fatigue, Watering eyes, slight Fevermost of the time since a year. One x-ray also dignosed as sinus problem. which department doctor should I meet. I have already 8 times pescribed by 3 doctors.

  • Parotitis

    LoPitt 0 Replies
    Posted in: Ears, Nose, Mouth & Throat conditions March 20, 2013 08:49 PM

    I have gone to see two ENT's and both tell me there is NOTHING they can do to help me with the pain and swelling of this gland on the right side of my face. It's painfull, often swells and causes major facial distractions and headaches. I've had it I need help?? have anyone heard of Sialendoscopy??

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