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Posted on Wed, 5 Jul 2017 in Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
Question: I have had a feeling of a crumb stuck in my throat for a few days. It felt swollen in the same area a few days before. What could it be and will it go away. It is worse after I have eaten.
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Answered by Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal 6 hours later
Brief Answer:
Foreign body throat

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Welcome to Healthcare Magic and thanks for putting up the query
A crumb getting struck in throat can be a sign of some esophageal pathology at this age. My advice is you should eat bananas and boiled potatoes and if still the feeling of something struck doesn't go, you should get an endoscopic examination of throat done.
Any further questions are always welcome.
Thanks and regards
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