Two weeks back a fish bone got stuck in my tonsil glands. I tried home remedies, homeopathy. Finally I consulted ENT specialist. Even I hv got a CT scan done of my neck. But nothing appeared. But it's vry painful and I can feel it with my fingers.
Like the answers? Chat privately with the doctor of your choice
As two weeks have already passed, chance of fish bone sticking in the throat is very negligible. Chances of finding fish bone in X - rays or CT scan are also less as most of the fish bones are radiolucent. If there is pain at a particular point in the throat every time you swallow, You may undergo fibre optic laryngoscopy under local anesthesia. If you are too sensitive to allow examination under local anesthesia, you may have to be examined under general anesthesia. If you had consulted an ENT surgeon right at the beginning, he would have taken out the fish bone with in a few minutes and you would have been spared of all the trouble.
Either go back to him or find another ENT Specialist in this app. Go and get it removed!
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.