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7,119 Possible Causes for Swallows

  • Pharyngitis

    We describe a manic patient who has an esophageal stricture and chronic pharyngitis, two conditions that impede the swallowing of medications.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] System 460-519 Acute Respiratory Infections 460-466 Acute pharyngitis 462- Any kind of inflammatory process of the tonsils, pharynx, or/and larynx characterized by pain in swallowing[icd9data.com] She then developed a left neck swelling, followed by difficult swallowing and cough. Subsequently, she developed shortness of breath that became severe.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Insect Bite

    Difficulty swallowing or breathing Chest tightness Widespread hives Swelling of the lips, tongue or throat Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea Fatigue, significant increase[wm.edu] Symptoms suggesting a systemic might include, shortness of breath or hoarseness, hives, facial swelling, trouble swallowing or fainting.[orlandoskindoc.com]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Other symptoms include: fever fatigue headache pain during swallowing wheezing Most people with URIs know what they have.[healthline.com] The infection in the epiglottis swells up the throat and cause serious difficulty in swallowing food or even water.[epainassist.com] Symptoms of Upper Respiratory Infections Sore throat Runny nose Coughing Sneezing Aches and pains Painful swallowing Fever Headache Fatigue Insomnia Malaise Post nasal drip[enkivillage.com]

  • Patulous Eustachian Tube

    Prior to surgery, only one ear showed normal tubal function on swallowing at the time of the test. The follow-up period ranged from two months to five years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patulous Eustachian tube was identified by observation of synchronous movement of the tympanic membrane with respiration and swallowing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract The eustachian tube (ET) is normally closed, but it opens temporarily during swallowing.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Lower Respiratory Infection

    Yes Swallowed or inhaled object No Swallowed or inhaled object Have you had surgery in the past 2 weeks? Surgery can cause problems that make you cough.[northshore.org] How to gargle with salt water Dissolve half a teaspoon of salt in a glass of warm water – warm water helps salt dissolve Gargle with the solution then spit it out – do not swallow[nhs.uk] Aspiration pneumonia should be considered in patients with difficulties with swallowing who show signs of an acute LRTI.[www2.keelpno.gr]

  • Connective Tissue Disease

    Polymyositis presents with symptoms such as fatigue, muscle weakness, weight loss, shortness of breath and difficulty in swallowing food.[symptoma.com] Trouble swallowing ( dysphagia) is a common problem for patients with sIBM.[myositis.org] […] activities Weakness and noticeable shrinking of the quadriceps (main muscle of the thighs) Weakness in the forearm muscles Pain or discomfort as muscles weaken Difficulty swallowing[myositis.org]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Gargle with the solution then spit it out – don't swallow it. Repeat as often as you like.[nhs.uk] The manifestations of pharyngitis are variable, from mild discomfort at swallowing to exudative pharyngitis with high fever.[symptoma.com] He might have trouble swallowing because his throat is sore, so give him soft foods like applesauce, soup and iceblocks.[kidspot.com.au]

  • Influenza

    Some children with neurologic conditions may have trouble with muscle function, lung function or difficulty coughing, swallowing, or clearing fluids from their airways.[cdc.gov] ., anemia, sickle cell anemia) neurologic and neurodevelopmental disorders that affect their ability to swallow and breathe morbid obesity (BMI of 40 or higher) residents[medbroadcast.com] […] started toward the winter solstice and were accompanied by many symptoms: sore throat, leg paralysis, peripneumonia, problems with night vision, voice problems, difficulty swallowing[doi.org]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Do not crush, chew or break the extended-release tablet, swallow the tablet whole. When taking the oral liquid, swallow it without chewing the medicine.[corpohs.com]

  • Dementia

    BACKGROUND: People with dementia can have feeding and swallowing difficulties (dysphagia).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Depletion of substance P in the pharynx causes impairments of the swallowing reflex.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Eating and Swallowing Difficulties Swallowing function changes as we age.[asha.org]

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