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Sore throat for weeks. Yellow liquid puss came out, chest feels tight, shortness of breath. What could it be?

My throat has been sore on left side for a few weeks but not swollen. Last night I touched it where it hurt and yellow liquid puss came out very smelly.With in a few minuets the soreness went but My cheast feels tight also shortness of breath. I have smelly breath I clean my teeth two to three times a day floss and rinse with mouth wash
Asked On : Mon, 1 Apr 2013
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Pus may be drained from the periodontal infection of gums.
Visit your dentist and get a thorough scaling done.
Maintain oral hygiene well.
Brush your teeth involving all aspects of teeth.
Use chlorhexidine mouthrinses to gargle.
Frequent warm saline gargle may help.
If symptoms persists,please do visit a ENT SPECIALIST.
Hope this helps.
Answered: Thu, 6 Jun 2013
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