New symptom, anyone else? Swallowing.......

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by kellygirl, Jan 15, 2006.

  1. kellygirl

    kellygirl Member

    I always had the muscles in the neck and throat affected with pain and weakness. Now, sometimes crumbs are sticking in the esophagus, like a pocket has formed. Should I see the doctor? I eat bread to try to push it down, but it's still there. I drink to try to get it to move. Eventually, it works it's way down.

    Anyone else have this irritating problem?
  2. kellygirl

    kellygirl Member

    I think I will get it checked out. I havn't been there for awhile anyway. I like to get the CBC done every two years or so.
  3. Fudge43

    Fudge43 New Member

    kellygirl ... it could also be an indication of a thyroid problem ... that is how my first symptom appeared .. trouble swallowing .. had a sensation there was a lump inside my throat ... it graduated to feeling like I was being choked at times .. so ask about thyroid testing !
    Good Luck !
    Fudge : )
  4. kellygirl

    kellygirl Member

    I'll let you know if I learn of anything from the doctor. He may just send me and have a scope down my throat, I don't know...........I think doctors are as puzzled as we are sometimes with the symptoms that pop up.

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