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Cysts Removal Procedure
Treatment of Tonsils (Tonsillitis)
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Treatment of Throat and Voice Problems
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My mom hear some sound from age 23 24, now he is 40 year old and his ear sound becom more. This sound is hear only in left ear. So please what I do for my mom.
My lower jaw is positioned behind the upper jaw. The facial profile appears convex. And my facial dimension from nose to chin appears to be longer than normal. Is everything normal and if not what should Be done?
Hello sir I was diagnosed with pharyngitis a 1 year back but it reoccurs frequently. So what can be the cause for it? And I am having slight swelling in pharyngeal wall.
Iam having ear pain and coz of it iam also getting fever. Some white transparent discharge is coming out of my ears. I cleaned it using ear buds first thinking that it may be water but it is coming again. Please help me as soon as possible suggest me what should I do should I consult an ENT specialist or it will get healed by drops?
My throat Aches like a pine cone went threw it and brain hurts like it exploded beneath my skull and I think this world s hopeless what do I do to feel better.
I'm suffering from so many problems like ulcer pain, throat pain, recently I'm getting right kidney pain. While I'm taking treatment for one problem and another is rising I'm totally confusing and I want to check whether I affected with throat cancer. So please suggest me is treatment available for these problems under one roof which specialist I should contact is possible for taking of medicines for all these problems at a time.
I'm 29 years old. I have a problem with nose. When one is open other is blocked. Often my left nose is blocked. Its been 2 years. Is it allergy. What I have to do.
Hello Doctor, I sometimes have burning sensation in the right side of my throat. Whenever there is acidity, the problem is predominant. I experience hoarseness in voice all the time and sometimes my voice gets choked up. This problem persists since more than 5 years. When I swallow, I feel existence of ulcer kind of thing in the throat right side. Please guide.
I think because of allergy I have everday sneezing and running nose I everyday take monocas l tablet but I do want to get of allrgy guide me.
I am having cold form 3 days. After sneezing my throat also gets sore. Suggest any remedy for increasing immunity.
I am suffering from right forearm pain as if it's a nerve pain. It's been there for 2 months and also I am suffering from throat irritation which occurs in the morning and at night. Pls advice what to do. Could this be any infection.
From last month the blood comes out from my left nose whenever I sneeze or clean my nose during morning face wash. But it had stopped but from last 2 days it is occurring again and from same side and it had not been hurted also. So it is natural or type of disease.
Hoarseness in the simplest sense means, 'hoarse voice'. It may be defined as an abnormal voice change. It is experienced in the form of strained, rough, thick, harsh and grating voice. Variations can be felt even in the loudness and pitch of the voice.
Hoarseness is a temporary infection associated with the larynx, which is also known as the voice box in animals as well as humans. Vocal cords are present inside the voice box. Depending on the vibration of the vocal cord, different sounds are produced.
What are the general causes of hoarseness?
Hoarseness may be caused by common cold, viral infection, cough, irritation due to screaming, smoking, allergy, thyroid problem, acute laryngitis and benign tumor. In adults, the stomach asset comes up to the throat causing hoarseness. Heartburn can also be one of the causes.
When hoarseness arises due to common cold and cough, it will last for 2 to 3 days and will subside using cough suppressant and home remedies like salt water gargling, drinking hot milk with turmeric and pepper powder. As cough or cold suppress, hoarseness will also reduce.
When to see an Otolaryngologist (ENT specialist)?
Serious infections in ear nose and throat are treated by an otolaryngologist. It is very essential to consult this specialist if hoarseness lasts for more than 2 to 3 weeks; pain in ENT is not due to cold or flu, coughing up blood, lump in the neck.
Evaluation: The medical specialist starts his diagnosis by physically examining the vocal cord. Flexible light weight fiber optic tube scope is also used to visually examine the larynx area. Videotaping, acoustic analysis is also done to study voice irregularities, airflow to guide treatment.
How can hoarseness be treated?
The mode of treatments depends on underlying the cause of the problem. The patient may be advised:
- In most cases, hoarseness can be treated just by resting your throat or modifying the use of your voice.
- To avoid smoking or passive smoking
- Referred to a speech therapist to improve sound of voice.
- In case of benign tumor the nodule or polyp is removed by surgery.
How can you prevent hoarseness?
We've all heard the phrase, 'prevention is better than cure'. Alas, it is. Preventing hoarse voice and throat is a much better option than treating it. Here are some tips on how to prevent hoarseness:
- Avoid smoking
- Avoid overconsumption of caffeine and alcohol.
- Consume plenty of water
- Avoid eating spicy food.
- Avoid speaking loudly for long intervals of time.