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22 Aug 2007

Throat
I'm an ex smoker (stopped 5 months now).While smoking I often lost my voice due to heavy smoking , or so I thought.After quiting my voice was fine till last week , and I lost it again , however I havent touched a smoke for 5 months.
Its like there is hard phlem in my throat that I cant rid of not even when coughing.
Anything to be heard again .
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear No Voice
Please see an ENT specialist - you may have swollen vocal cords, that can be caused by allergies, or acid from the stomach pushing up at night or even cancer. They need to look at your vocal cords with a scope.

Dr Bets
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