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Tinnitus and loss of high frequencies after eardru...
Hi, I recently had a serious head injury with blood bursting through my right ear. The eardrum healed 3...More
Posted by An_256929
Sore Throat
I've had a sore throat for about 6 Days and it's changed in the ways its hurt, it went from a small normal...More
Posted by catscher
Pain under left jaw and chest cramps
I am a 17 year old, 270 pounds 6'0 male. I'm not very physically active, but I've had no real problems before...More
Posted by noahnoble
Red hot ears
I have the same problem doesn't happen when I blush...but at any time...why does this...More
Posted by jeniferraz
I swallowed some fluid down the wrong pipe, now I'm concerned with dry drowning or delayed drowning? Is this...More
Posted by An_256902
ear tubes
Thanks for all the information on here..some is very scary. I had a tube in one ear a week ago and I am...More
Posted by earfull38401
Ear drainage for over 5 weeks, antibiotics and now...
My daughter had tubes put in her ears June 2013, due to hearing loss. She got a cold about 6 weeks ago and...More
Posted by An_256864
virus or something else?
Started as a head cold or flu, nasal congestion, weakness, hoarse voice, feverish. In 4 days the cold part was...More
Posted by mrv519
Plugged ears
My daughter had a fever an some ear pain yesterday. I figured she had an ear infection and had planned to take...More
Posted by dqheiner
ear infection, 5 months later
28/m, healthy, physically active, nonsmoker, rarely drinks So, a rough synopsis. In December I got an ear...More
Posted by whatfeedsyou
Ear infection with bleeding
My 4 years old son had his ear tubes placed 2 years ago, one tube already fallen out about 1 year ago, one...More
Posted by An_256835
Do I have Lichen Planus AND Leukoplakia?
Hi, I'm a 24 year old white male who's a previous smoker (2009 - 2014). My tobacco intake was relatively...More
Posted by nick_d

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Just for further clarification. Do you think these apparent symptoms are indicative of Lichen Planus and/or Leukoplakia, even given the symptoms of my throat?

If you have any other insight regarding these throat symptoms, please inform me.
  • Lichen Planus
  • Leukoplakia
  • Both
  • Can't definitively decide
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Mysterious Case
Hi! I've never had sex (any type at all), and now I have herpes 2 in my throat. Can someone please explain...More
Posted by jxdoe13579
Suction Cup Noise in Ear
I've been having this problem for a few months now: When I have my phone up to my right ear or when I have my...More
Posted by swbuff
Sore tonsil and some ear pain
Last week my right tonsil started hurting and it still hurts i get some ear pain to. It stings when i eat or...More
Posted by An_256719
ear infection
I went to the er, bc my right ear hurt, well they said I have ear infection, an I asked if it was normal to...More
Posted by jennd8
not able to smell well or taste well
used to have seasonal allergies, but now i have the above problem for many months. My sinuses are clear most...More
Posted by erika68
Mild throat pain
Hi, I am not sure if this is the correct place to post this, but here goes. About 5 weeks ago I felt a pain...More
Posted by An_256664
Can allergies cause ONLY. A sore throat? No stuffy nose, no watery eyes.
Posted by lisa71971
recurring headache back of the head
Have been experiencing a headache 6 months, unilateral, back of head behind left ear. Comes and goes. Can be...More
Posted by An_256612
Bleeding sensation in ear
Hi, I have been practicing Jiu Jitsu as normal I was in a tight guillotine choke ( inverted headlock), when...More
Posted by allanran
Please help!!!!
I have vertigo so bad and want this to go away I feel like I can't even walk is this normal? Anything I can...More
Posted by amiller2014
Thyroglossal duct cyst
When my husband was 16 he was diagnosed with a thyroglossal duct cyst and had surgery to finally remove...More
Posted by laurapher23

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Has anyone had a thyroglossal duct cyst reoccur?
No earwax and partial deafness after using chloram...
Two and a half weeks ago, after an ear infection (otitis externa) didn't go away and got to the point where...More
Posted by reveurgam
Watery Yellow Discharge After Flight
Hey there! I've been dealing with a nasty throat infection the past week which has brought on sinusitis and...More
Posted by An_256523
Pencillin and Amoxacillin
My son was prescribed by his doctor Amoxicillin for a sinus infection. Even though he knew my son was allergic...More
Posted by beauknot
Asymmetrical cold symptoms?
Several times over the past year, I have come down with a cold. Plain old colds, caught from family and...More
Posted by jysalia
Asymmetrical cold symptoms?
Several times over the past year, I have come down with a cold. Plain old colds, caught from family and...More
Posted by jysalia

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