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There when I touch my neck the bones move and the Pain

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Hi there when I touch my neck the bones move and the Pain travels to my head and down my back so scared now please help
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Do you have any other medical issues?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have scoliosis
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
what are you worried about?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
When I eat my bones contract and I start to choke - my neck is really sore and it's giving me a lot of fear that I will never be able to eat properly again I can only eat liquids as it's easy to swallow I'm only 26.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
could it be anxiety?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have had anxiety for years but the bones actually moving in and out when I touch my neck and I can feel food going down my throat
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
I think this is all anxiety. I have never heard of any medical condition like this
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can hear the bones snapping in and out in my neck and I can hardly even swallow soft food -it's frightening me
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
I think you are experiencing classic globus sensation anxietyI am not concerned
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The weight has dropped off me as I can't physically eat anything solid but if you are not concerned I will percivere with trying to eat.
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Yes, absolutelyplease don't forget a positive rating for me
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