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Ive had a persistant itch on the roof of my mouth and at the

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Ive had a persistant itch on the roof of my mouth and at the back of the throat for around 12 mths now. It never goes away. I have it everyday or night. It drives me in SANE! Ive been AnE twice and doctors 3 times.
Ive been given piriton or allergy tabs. They ease the itchin but im costantly swallowing tablets.
Ive also brought a home blood test kit for allergy. Tested negative.
I have pictures you need to see... how can I show them to you???
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
A home test kit for allergy is uselss
Have you seen an allergist?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

No I havent. But around 12 mths ago I had oral sex


With a woman and within two weeks had this itching symptom. But I also have sneazing fit, not normally assosiated with the itchy mouth. My doctor does not seem bothered nor have the time. Hench im paying for this service. do you have an email address I can send the picture to? Im on a mobile phone

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
No you have to attach the pic here, or upload it to photobucket.com and give me the link
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

http://s1168.photobucket.com/user/Norton_Facilities/media/Mobile%20Uploads/20140527_201042_zpscbf11907.jpg.html?sort=3&o=0

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
I see no infection
Some signs of possible reflux
Have you been checked for acid reflux
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Acid reflux? What is this? Or what causes it?


No my gp said I was imagining it all up

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Acid reflux from the stomach.
This might be the only symptom.

I would ask to be treated for this.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

Would this cause painful stomach pains by any chance?

Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Yes
If you have associated gastritis or stomach ulcer it sure would.

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