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How Do You Remove The Shell Of Sunflower Seed Stuck In The Throat?

I was eating some sunflower seeds and I accidentally swallowed the shell and it is not stuck in my throat stabbing me when I swallow but when I eat anything it does hurt I need help trying to get it out without going to the doctor I’ve tried yogurt bread and it will not come out
Wed, 26 Dec 2018
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Hello,

You need a laryngoscopy directed removal. Consult an ENT specialist and he will direct you accordingly.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Nupur K, General & Family Physician
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How Do You Remove The Shell Of Sunflower Seed Stuck In The Throat?

Hello, You need a laryngoscopy directed removal. Consult an ENT specialist and he will direct you accordingly. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care Regards, Dr Nupur K, General & Family Physician