Health Q&A
Unable to hear

I have been unable to taste anything for about 2 weeks, my throat feels strange when I swallow. I have not been able to hear out of my left ear for 2 weeks and I feel pressure, and now there is pain behind my left eye

Contionous Throat pain on the right side

I am having a constant & continuous pain on the right side of my throat that further reaches to the mouth & causes my jawline to ache too, the pain has been causing me uneasiness for a long time & now my other side of throat has also begin to ache, what is wrong? I had consulted a dentist but that didn't help which doctor should I consult now?

Tip of nose is circular

The tip of my nose is circular it makes my nose ugly.what can do to convert my circular nose to sharp one

Throat having some issue

Some time feel issue while speak in flow. Seems something is block in throat like cough ............

Larynx damage from a tortilla chip?

I was eating a tortilla chip when I felt a shard get stuck in my windpipe. I coughed some but it stayed stuck. I swallowed and it went down. Not sure if it went down my esophagus or windpipe, but I can’t feel anything still in my windpipe or lungs, and I can breathe and swallow fine. But now, an hour later, I can’t talk. At all. It’s unbearably painful to talk so I am staying silent. Can a scratch like this permanently damage or alter my voice (as I heard can happen w vocal cord damage)?

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Dr. Ravi Sachidananda - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
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Dr. Myna - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
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Dr. Mercy Sabu - Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Specialist
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