How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr Stan Your Own Question
Dr Stan
Dr Stan, Doctor
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 1065
Experience:  Physician at Stanley L Simpson, DO
93248684
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr Stan is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I constantly have thick mucous stuck in my throat that I am

Customer Question

I constantly have thick white mucous stuck in my throat that I am unable to swallow so I try to spit it out. It's coming from my nose but I don't have a cold, cough, or congestion.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Stan replied 5 months ago.

Hi, Dr. Stan here to help. This is most likely coming from your sinus cavities. It may be due to an allergen you are sensitive to or that you are a mouth breather and dry out the mucous lining in the back of your throat. You can have it evaluated by a visit to an ENT specialist who will diagnose and provide treatment. I am here to answer any additional questions you may have. Please leave a positive rating of 3-5 stars so I am credited for my response. Thank you.