Orthopedics Community
throat swelling
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to orthopedics, back pain, bone or joint pain, broken bones, hip or knee replacement, neck and shoulder pain, orthopedic surgery, spinal injury, sports injury, and tennis elbow.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

throat swelling

today i woke up with a swollen throat i would say between the thyroid gland and right under the chin.  it found it weird because its only swollen on the left side.  when applied pressure, i feel pain.  what can this be from? i have no allergies and have a good diet.today i woke up with a swollen throat i would say between the thyroid gland and right under the chin.  it found it weird because its only swollen on the left side.  when applied pressure, i feel pain.  what can this be from? i have no allergies and have a good diet.
Related Discussions
Avatar_dr_m_tn
The  most common reason would be your nodes might have got infected. In young people the tonsils get einfected and in older people the nodes, it is like sore throat and if you have difficulty in swallowing then we advice you to take antibiotics.
An ENT check up would give you proper diagnosis and as it is having a history of 1 day we do not suspect any thyroid gland problem
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Orthopedics Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank