There are many findings for laryngeal reflux. One of these symptoms is sore throat.

There are many findings for laryngeal reflux. One of these symptoms is sore throat. If you are constantly suffering from sore throat, your voice is hoarse or your throat is dry; You may have laryngeal reflux. This condition, which causes difficulty in swallowing and causes a tickling sensation in the throat, needs to be treated. Reflux can have many causes.

Reflux treatment; Reflux, which is one of the common diseases recently, actually has two different forms, expressed as Gastroesophageal Reflux and Laryngopharyngeal Reflux.

What is Reflux?

Gastroesophageal Reflux is the leakage of stomach acid contents into the esophagus. People with this disease often refer to internists.

However, in the more common Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (larynx reflux) disease, the content of this acid passes through the esophagus to the pharynx and then to the larynx, up to the back of the vocal cords. These patients usually have to consult an ENT specialist.

What are the Symptoms of Throat Reflux?

  • Sensation of having an object stuck in the throat
  • Tickling in the throat
  • Constant sore throat
  • Experiencing a runny nose
  • Persistent wanting to clear their throat
  • sputum formation
  • Hoarse or bifurcation of the voice
  • Changes in sound
  • Snoring or tickling
  • Odor formation in the mouth
  • Ear-clogging sensation
  • stuffy nose

These symptoms of throat reflux often cause confusion with head diseases. If you have these symptoms, it is not true to say that you have laryngeal reflux. Symptoms of many diseases can be similar to each other. But the main situation is understood after the examinations of the doctor. For this reason, patients should not use drugs unconsciously according to the symptoms they experience. This may cause further progression of their disease. It also causes the disease to become more serious. Investigations for throat reflux may include endoscopic gastric imaging. The vocal cords may need to be looked at with this method. For this disease, which has many examination methods, the drugs used by the patient are also very important.

Throat Reflux Treatment and Surgery Izmir

Throat Reflux; A solution can be found with surgery and medical treatment. Throat reflux treatment Op.Dr. It is applied and carried out by Cem Karas in our clinic and in our contracted hospital.