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Pain in throat, red spot on skin, itchiness. Given benadryl, eye injection. Suggest?

For two days now I feel pain on right side of my throat when I turn my head to left or look up. I also feel some kind of a bit swollen lump on that location of the pain. A week ago I have an eye exam and was injected with dye that triggered itchy red spot allergy on my skin and given Benadryl. My eye doctor told me I have burst vessels on my right eye retina and he would start injection to my eye starting next week. Also my primary care physician prescribed me medicine for high-blood pressure last week although my pressure is only 144/86, precaution maybe. I am 56 years old and first time to take blood pressure medicine. What's causing this pain and lump on my right side of the throat? I don have trouble eating or talking except feeling the pain when I turn my head to the left or up.
Asked On : Sun, 7 Apr 2013
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Thanks for the query.
Pain in throat and redness of eye, mainly indicate viral infection.
however you mentioned lump in throat,
this might be due to tonsillitis.
you may require treatment with oral antibiotics.

Please meet an ENT specialist.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.
you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you
Answered: Sat, 22 Jun 2013
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