It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Ear, Nose & Throat Message Board

  • strange throat pains... some advice pls?

  • Post New Thread   Closed Thread
    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Old 04-26-2010, 01:45 AM   #1
    nextstep's Avatar
    Join Date: Apr 2010
    Posts: 1
    nextstep HB User
    strange throat pains... some advice pls?

    So. it started maybe a year ago i would randomly, and not very often, get a strange burning sensation that would come from my uper chest to the tip of my chin. it felt like a vain was running electric hot water. it would only last a few seconds. i didn't think much of it because it didn't happen alot. once every few months maybe. it was very random.

    then i noticed when i would try to speak above a certain stress point my throat would shift and cut me off from talking altogether. that lasted maybe a month then stoped. this was consitant with the electric like pain which started to happen more offten.

    all that stuff stoped happening and now i few this strange burning sensation on the left side of my throat the same spot as the other symptoms. but it seems lk every other day (if im lucky) i wake up with this pain. and it fades through out the day.

    iv been reading up on over the last couple of days. on other forums i seen post from ppl with the same or very similar symptoms. suggested to them that it was acid reflux or some kind of fungle infection.

    acid reflux seems slightly possible i do have very minor heartburn.

    but the fungle infection i couldn't find any real info on it except toenail based and sinus based. neither seemed to discribe anything useful or realated to my issue.

    also on the other forums they tried to follow through with some suggested treatment for more than 5 weeks with. no improvement.

    in the back of my head the whole time i still think cancer. but dont know.

    im unisured and really confused.

    other minor symptons are headaches dizzyness. slight cough but i kinda do that to clear my throat its very controlled. i am an x smoker of 4 years i quit about 2 years ago. constant taste of blood, but that could be dental cuz i have trouble keeping up with brushing my teeth and when i do for a few days that problem goes away.

    iv had chest pains in very specific areas that repeat. but not much of an isssue it could be realted but idk thats why im here.

    those forums i read were from 2006 and they just stoped with no real results.

    one more thing

    i check my throat almost constantly and i never notice any swelling or lumps.

    Sponsors Lightbulb
    Old 04-26-2010, 04:12 AM   #2
    Laurie Boucher
    Junior Member
    Laurie Boucher's Avatar
    Join Date: Apr 2010
    Posts: 25
    Laurie Boucher HB User
    Re: strange throat pains... some advice pls?

    You might want to rule out thyroid. check out Mary Shomand checklist at her website.
    Good Luck

    Old 09-26-2010, 03:22 PM   #3
    Senior Member
    dhill2020's Avatar
    Join Date: Nov 2007
    Location: seattle wa
    Posts: 110
    dhill2020 HB User
    Thumbs up Re: strange throat pains... some advice pls?

    Hello there! I don't want to scare you but have you had a cardiac eval?
    I was having chest pain real high in my chest upon exertion. Also some jaw & ear pain. They did an EKG then said "well it isn't your heart" Then suggest I see a gastro specialist. He treated me for GERD even though I tried to tell him I'd had GERD for years & this was different. I was persistant tho I kept going back and complaining of the daily pain that was getting worse. Finally, they did a sonogram & the test with dye where they trace the arteries in your heart on a screen. Long story short, I had a 95% blockage in the main artery in my heart! The left ventricle. Women in particular present different symptoms than men for heart problems. mouth, ears, throat, jaws.
    Just to rule it out, if you don't find an answer soon, please have your arteries checked. Especially if you are over forty or fifty. Good Luck to you, I hope its something simple.

    Closed Thread

    Related Topics
    Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
    Cold Or Flu? Questionable or 'Strange' symptoms Orc Colds & Flu 1 11-18-2009 07:16 PM
    My strange pains: I can't open my eyes! bozana55 Ear, Nose & Throat 0 04-18-2009 12:53 AM
    STRANGE STRANGE Feelings jbintliff General Health 5 01-27-2008 09:11 AM
    Strange Chest Pains Infection or Not gutbucket Lung & Respiratory Disorders / COPD 6 12-08-2006 03:58 AM
    Sizzling/Fizzing in throat baldy_1812 Dysphagia 15 12-01-2006 12:03 PM
    Help! - Strange left sided chest pain incidents carotho Heart Disorders 4 01-26-2004 04:36 AM
    Strange Symptoms preckle87 Anxiety 5 12-22-2003 07:07 AM
    Sharp Pains in Throat jkalex05 Open to All Other Health Topics 0 04-09-2003 01:09 PM

    burning, pain, throat

    Thread Tools Search this Thread
    Search this Thread:

    Advanced Search

    Posting Rules
    You may not post new threads
    You may not post replies
    You may not post attachments
    You may not edit your posts

    BB code is On
    Smilies are On
    [IMG] code is Off
    HTML code is Off
    Trackbacks are Off
    Pingbacks are Off
    Refbacks are Off

    Sign Up Today!

    Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

    I want my free account

    All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:01 AM.

    © 2022 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved.
    Do not copy or redistribute in any form!