Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
125 Doctors are Online

Dry mouth, feeling of something stuck in throat, vomiting, swollen uvula. Treatment?

I woke up last night with a super dry mouth and went to drink some water. At the time I thought there was somthing caught in the back of my throat and couldn t get it out and ended up throwing up alot. Well after that I looked in the mirror and discovered that the uvula was super swollen and is still swollen this morning. How long should it stay swollen for and what can I do to make the swelling go down
Asked On : Mon, 24 Dec 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  359
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
ENT Specialist 's  Response
hi. you are having acute uvular swelling it may be infective or allergic which is giving you feeling of foreign body sensation in throat,producing obstruction in respiration thus giving feeling of dryness in mouth and throat.if this swelling increases may put you in trouble as by creating problum in respiration.Thus I would like to suggest you to please concern an E.N.T. specialist to diagnose the correct reasion for uvular swelling. I hope you will now understand your problum clearly,if you have still anything unclearified please don't hasitate to interact us.
Answered: Tue, 25 Dec 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor