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Experience:  MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist
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I have hit my throat with a chair accidentally this morning

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I have hit my throat with a chair accidentally this morning when I fell down to the ground
JA: How severe is this?
Customer: at first I heard some weird sound it made and did not hurt much So I went back to sleep and woke up 4h hours later but for an hour while I was awake I felt nothing but not breathing hurts and swallowing hurts
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I once had my voice cords stopped because of some nerve problems

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What is your age?

Do you have any swelling or bruising?

What is the intensity of your pain during breathing and swallowing?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I'm 18 years old
I don't have any bruises
It is not that intense because I have attended classes
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
When will I expect to hear from you?

Whenever there is an injury some pain or discomfort is anticipated. You may do ice compresses and can take Motrin.

These symptoms may take 3-4 days to resolve.

If your symptoms are progressively increasing, you may need to go to your doctor.

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Can you clarify what Motrin is please?

It is Ibuprofen.

It is privilege assisting you.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Other than that you were helpful and thank you so much
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Thanks once again!

You are most welcome.

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