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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, and pain.
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I feel like i am constantly swallowing phlegm, my ears feel

Customer Question

I feel like i am constantly swallowing phlegm, my ears feel sore and my neck also feels sore
JA: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Are you experiencing any numbness or tingling?
Customer: like 2 or 3 weeks
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: no that is all
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 18 days ago.
Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Thanks for your question and I'm reviewing it.
I'll be back in a moment with and answer or a request for more information
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 18 days ago.

What exactly is your question about this please

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I would like to know what is causing this, sore throat, constantly feeling like i am swallowing a lump and sore ears and neck
Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 18 days ago.

Sounds like strep throat or a sinus infection or both

You need to have a doctor check it out to see if you need antibiotics

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
would it be a viral sinus infection
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 18 days ago.

Possibly

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
is there any advice you could give me to cope with it
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 18 days ago.

Ibuprofen, a saline nasal spray and oral probiotics

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
thanks
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 18 days ago.

You're welcome

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