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I feel I have frog in my throats and sometimes under my chin

I feel I have frog in my throats and sometimes under my chin feels swollenJA: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?Customer: I had a lumpectomy 5 weeks ago and 3 lymph nodes removedJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I've been on lansoprazole for years and I think I'm lacking in vit b12

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Dr. Arun Phophalia

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I had surgery due to a large goiter on my left side in which

My name is Maria. I had surgery due to a large goiter on my left side in which my doctor did a partial removal of my thyroid. Its been quite some time now, but ever since I had this surgery I have a difficult time swallowing and my throat always seems in pain as if I'm getting a sore throat. My tonsils were removed when I was 8, so I can't figure out why my throat is constantly in pain even when I swallow liquids. Can you tell me why this I happening? Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue? Customer: Such as

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Dr. Arun Phophalia

Consultant Surgeon and Sports Medicine

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I have Barrett's Esophagus and radiation enteritis. About

I have Barrett's Esophagus and radiation enteritis. About once a month I have bad intestinal cramps and then I have projectile vomiting. The vomit is a darkish brown, not black, not like coffee grounds. I take Zegerid (Omeprazole and bicarbonate of soda) which works very well - except when these episodes come.Any suggestions?

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This is regarding my husband, he is 39 years old, recently

HelloThis is regarding my husband, he is 39 years old,recently he is experiencing something strange, when a food stucked in his throat, he can not clear his throat and continue normal breathing, takes about 3 to 4 minutes to recover, by slower and hard breathing,this developed from four months ago, since he got cold and cough, cold healed by the medicines and cough remained for about two months even under medications, but now the cough is totally recovered, but that strange situation comes when he get dry throat in the night or when food get stuck in his throat, one of the physician who examined his throat said, he has gastritis , can this be due to gastritis?,i am and my two kids really scared when it is happening and he is not a drunker or a smoker, kindly help

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Just sat down to dinner, after taking several bites I had

Just sat down to dinner, after taking several bites I had very severe pain in the high stomach area, felt like the food couldn't go any further. Started vomiting in small amounts for 15--20 minutes, pain shifted to my back and after another 20 minutes or so, I'm just achy.

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Past few months I a Have had a dull pain swallowing

Hello for the past few months I aHave had a dull pain swallowing that's comes and goes. I do have bad allergies and a tooth that needs to be pulled.I also constantly feel that I have to swallow my saliva and or clear my throatalways.When I sneeze the first time I swallow after the sneeze hurts and then goes away.I was wondering if this is anything serious please help with recommendations if you canThanks

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Greetings, I'm a GERD patient and I've been on protonix 2

Greetings,I'm a GERD patient and I've been on protonix for over 2 years. Recently when I swallow dry food I feel it slowing down in the middle of my chest. Drinking water makes it go through. I have chest pain afterwards. I burp alot. Could it be because of excessive gas or is it something else? Thank you.

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Anthony Bray, MD

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Often, when I begin to eat, the food gets stuck. It feels

Often, when I begin to eat, the food gets stuck. It feels like it is stuck right before it enters my stomach. I have to consciously remember to chew my food really, really well (and take a very small bite) or it sticks there. Sometimes, if I just wait awhile, the food will pass through, but often, I end up having to throw up in order to dislodge the food. It's sometimes quite painful. Any idea what's going on? As I said, it's almost only at the beginning of a meal; once I've eaten a few bites, it doesn't happen again. Thanks for your help.

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Anthony Bray, MD

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Dr Bray, Since last night, after eating a snack of

Hello Dr Bray, Since last night, after eating a snack of some chips and turkey lunch meat. I felt it kinda cause a weird sensation in my lower stomach area and a pressure/soreness/numbness right under the little bone that hangs down between your ribs.Right now its about 12 hours later and I still feel soreness,tightness, a little numb under that bone. I would say its about a level 3 on the 1-10 sensation scale. I did drink and eat since then, light, soft food and it seems OK, although maybe i get a slightlystronger sensation after eating. Do you think it is alright?

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Anthony Bray, MD

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