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Experience:  Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
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Dr Chip I spoke with you recently about food sticking in my

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Dr Chip I spoke with you recently about food sticking in my throat. I had a barium swallow yesterday, the speech therapist showed me the video, point out one problem. I was given thin and thick liquids applesauce, diced pears, scrambled eggs, bread and
piece of sausage went down well but meat It is sticking in my throat until I have swallowed twice can you help me here why, and in thinking back , breakfast is my favorite meal I have never choked in mornings, on anything I eat, Am expecting to hear from my
doctor today thank you Judy
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
Hi Judy--have you discussed the results of the test with your doctor? And what was the problem that was shown to you?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I had Test done yesterday, he should have report of video, expecting to hear from him today, am scheduled for them to put camera on Sept, 29th
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
OK but didn't you say there was one problem that the study showed?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
yes about the sausage hanging in throat, was only thing sticking, yes I am waiting now to hear from my doctor
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 1 year ago.
OK but how exactly can I help you before we know the results of the study?