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I have felt feverish, had a congested throat, blocked

Customer Question

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JA: Hello. How can I help?
Customer: i have felt feverish, had a congested throat, blocked nostrils and tight chest feeling and just feel sick overall, for 6 years and no doctor is able to figure it out what should i go do* should i see an ENT
JA: How severe is this?
Customer: well it;s just frustrating. bc I'm always getting sick and I'm always taking meds I've tried to use a puffer to relieve the chest congestion-doest help I've tried to use a nasal spray-doesnt help
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: uhm i was recently diagnosed with beta-thalassemia but i don't see how that affects anything my dad has it too, i think. and he's fine
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
ok..how shortly??
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

What is your age and gender?

What are the investigations done?

Do you have heartburn, change in voice, cough?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Age: 22, Gender: F.
Investigations: doctors have checked that my throat appears to be clear (however I know that my voice has changed, I cannot fluctuate my tone of voice as I was able to 6 years ago, it doesn't feel sore, but it feels blocked. I don't have any cough, but I do cough up phlegm and usually produce mucus. no heartburn. no other investigations done
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
doctor has also said that i do not have a congested chest
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

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