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My grandson was t in lower part of throat in a baseball

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My grandson was hit in lower part of throat in a baseball game. His throat is sore n his voice sounds different. He can breathe n swallow. Parents not concerned. I am. He is 12 yrs old.
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Thomas, MD replied 4 months ago.


I would be concerned as well.

He needs an exam.

he at lest needs anti inflammatory medication [most likely]

I personally would take him to an ENT doctor to make sure he does not have severe damage.

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