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Sore throat

Asked for Male, 34 years

For a month I am having a raw, scratchy, burning feeling at the back of your throat. Also mucus in throat. I do get a sore throat in winter which goes away by taking strepsils. But this is the first time that it is for this long. Is it serious enough to visit a costly specialist or should I just visit GP?

Responses (1)
Dr. Beenish Ehsan
General Physician - Karachi

Dear Patient,

You can visit a GP for this if gargling with warm water and salt isn't helping and if taking a steam with cloves isn't giving you relief.
Avoid cold, sour and fried foods.

For further help, we recommend checking with one of the
best ENT specialists in Islamabad and seek a piece of in-person advice at https://oladoc.com/pakistan/Islamabad/ent-specialist


You can seek further professional help from the below recommended Specialists:

Prof. Dr.Ashraf Bukhari
ENT Specialist
Islamabad
Dr.Umer Orakzai
ENT Surgeon, ENT Specialist
Islamabad
Dr.Arslan Qureshi
ENT Specialist
Islamabad
Dr.Muhammad Musharaf Baig
ENT Specialist
Islamabad

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