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Lump in throat, swollen uvula, sour taste in mouth, painful. What can it be?

I went to my dr about 2 weeks ago because i had a feeling of a lump in my throat he said i might have erosive esophigitis but then my uvula swelled and now i have a sour taste on the right side of my throat everytime i yawn or want to cry or make too much effort with my throat what can that be it hurts to swallow almost like if my throat is raw of course thats when i eat
Asked On : Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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Thanks for writing to H.C.M. for your query.

I have gone through your query regarding pain on swallowing and swollen uvula. You are also feeling as you have something in your throat.

Your symptoms indicates that you are suffering from uvulopharyngitis, this swollen uvula gives you feeling as there is something is in your throat. the pharyngitis is a painful condition which herts you on swallowing.

You may take now-

(a) Antibiotic.

(b) anti inflammatory.

(c) Warm saline gargling.

I hope this will help you.

Answered: Sat, 20 Apr 2013
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