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Suggest remedies for food stuck in the throat

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Dr. Ivo Ditah

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Posted on Fri, 3 Mar 2017 in Digestion and Bowels
Question: I ate an apple and it feels like I might have some skin in my throat
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Answered by Dr. Ivo Ditah 20 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Try eating and observe only!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

If it is only the skin, then it will for sure go down if it for real got stuck. eating will help this. However, most often these sensations are not accompanied by a physical food particle stuck but just sensations.

In all, eat and drink and monitor only for now. If t persists, then we will go down and look into the throat with a light source to take care of this.

I wish you well.
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