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Self care for fish bone stuck in throat - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   i think i have a fish bone deep in my throat
Doctor :  
User :   i tried swallowing pressed dried bread, drank water, and ate a banana. it is possible that it is not there but is there anything else you might suggest?
Doctor :  
Is there any pain in the throat?
User :   no
Doctor :  
I suggest you to get an X-ray done
Doctor :  
to see the position of the fish bone
User :   ugh
Doctor :  
And also see an ENT doctor
Doctor :   so that he can localize the fish bone
User :   yeah. i don't have medical insurance.
Doctor :  
Drink lot of water

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