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Throat discomfort with mild pain in swollen glands

Hi, I am male 25yrs of age. I have throat discomfort and mild pain not swollen glands visible from outside no fever and it increases on smoking though i do smoke very less. recently i have pain in neck n head(not continuous) for 2days and my ear sometimes get block very rare. I have completed the course of medicine clavam and azithoral. Is it something serious. Please help and suggest. If I need to go to a speacilist for problem which specialist will I select?
Sat, 14 May 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
HI,
welcome to healthcaremagic,

U r suffering from acute tonsilopharyngitis with blocked ears.

For this conditin take these drugs--

1- Tab clavum 625 mg bd
2 tab sinarest tds
3steam inhalation
4- nasivion nasal drop 2 drops bd.

Consult an ENT surgeon, if condition persists.

REGARDS,

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General & Family Physician Dr. Tulasi Raman.P's  Response
Hi,

Welcome to Healthcare Magic forum.

Your symptoms suggests that you probably had Acute Pharyngitis. As you have already taken Tab.Azithral and Tab.Clavam you should be cured by now. Your pain in the neck and head, ear blockade all are due to the same condition.

You smoking could be the precipitating factor for your condition.

From your history it seems you do not have anything serious to worry about.

I suggest you to consult and ENT specialist who will examine and tell you about your problem in detail.

Regards,
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