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please somebody read, having been posting for a while...never a response!

okay so about a month ago, i got a sudden pain in my back when swallowing, it lasted a few hours and really scared me, to the point where i was breathing heavier, faster heart rate, etc..about a week ago, it happened again, and of course I overstressed about it, and got all the other symptoms again....now today it has shown up again, and I am really starting to freak out as I read horrible horrible things when i google back pain when swallowing..it is too late to go to the doc, clinics are closed and going to the er, well i will sit there for about 8 hrs when a clinic opens up...please help!!!!! I can't sleep
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I am having the same problem as you are. Although mine has been constant for several days now every time I swallow. It is worrying when something like this occurs but the sooner you get it checked out, the sooner you will be able to put your mind at ease. I have booked an appointment for my g.p for next week. But i wouldnt start worrying now as it could be just a minor infection that some antibiotics could sort out. My advise would be dont start scaring yourself just yet just wait for your diagnosis.
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Thanks!  It's comforting knowing I'm not the only one out there!
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hey just wondering if you found a solution to this problem..my doc said, never heard of theat happening..i think your nerves and somehow sending wrong signals??
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