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I am having difficulty swallowing. I have to use a kleenex

Customer Question

I am having difficulty swallowing. I have to use a kleenex to empty my throat. I am scared and alone.
JA: How severe is this?
Customer: It is as if I can't swallow.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Am on a lot of pills - major back pain and problems
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 7 months ago.

do you have a lot of mucus in your throat?

do you have severe anxiety symptoms? this can cause you to have tight throat sensation.

how old are you?

have you had this difficulty swallowing before?

are you having bad runny nose?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I am 71. I have major back pain. The swallowing problem never this bad. I am alone and scared.
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Please help me!!!!!!!!!!