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My wife wakes every morning with rubbish at back of throat

Customer Question

My wife wakes every morning with rubbish at back of throat and can t shift it she is 77 and losing weight
JA: How severe is this?
Customer: It takes all morning for her to shift it
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: She had a cough for over 12months not all the time
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 15 days ago.

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Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 15 days ago.

Sorry to hear about this

Has she got any nasal blockage?

Regards

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
No
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 15 days ago.

Has she got a throat examination or an X-ray chest and para-nasal sinuses done?

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
No
Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 14 days ago.

Thanks for the details

She should have an examination and afterward get these x-rays done

This can be a problem like chronic sinusitis

Ideally speaking an appointment with an ENT specialist should be made for detailed evaluation

Please do let me know if you have any other question

Regards

Expert:  DR. EHTISHAM replied 12 days ago.

Please do let me know if you have any other question

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