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Suffering from sore throat, found small red bumps in throat and glands look swollen. Smoke Marijuana, causing dryness. Suggestion?

I ve been having a sore throat lately with mucus like residue , see through looking , this was about 2 months ago, the clear mucus is no longer a problem, I don t have difficulty swallowing or eating or even talking, I do feel a slight discomfort in my throat , recently I took a look with plenty of my the back of my throat has small red bumbs spread out and my glands look swollen \ irritated , I took a q tip and cleaned teraly no mucus or blood nothing, they just look swollen with hole like patterns , again I feel no pain , simply a dry throat ( this I breathing through my nostril ) I ve been drinking warm Lemonade u could sy with a teaspoon of honey everytime ibfeel like it s too dry, I do drink occasionally and ibsmoke marijuana, I wash my mouth maybe 3 times a day and gargle water to make sure it s clean at all times, i feel no discomfort when smoking I do know this might be a factor tho, it seems to be lessening the symptoms , but I don t know what this could mean should I seek medical attention? My voice has not changed, simply dryness irritation, i do notice it s veiny no white spots noticed
Asked On : Thu, 21 Feb 2013
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Allergist and Immunologist 's  Response
you need medial attention as this is starting stage and there is post nasal driping of mucus into throat causing the problems
and the most likely cause is sinusitis
if you neglect you can have chronic problems with the same symptomps you are fearing and you dont have today
evem manjuana can cause dryness andallergies
get xray pns waters view and consult ent or allergy specialist to clear according to allergy guidelines
Answered: Sat, 17 Aug 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Siddiq Ullah Shah's  Response
hi dear....
this picture of having dryness feeling in the throat and mild discomfort on the background of small red bumps in the throat is suggestive of chronic occur in vit A,C dificiency and when chronic irritants are present like smoking,and using marijauna......
so removing the irritants and taking diet rich in vit A,C IS all that is needed....
Answered: Sat, 17 Aug 2013
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