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Swallowing Difficulty/Dysphagia

Dysphagia is the term for the condition where a patient has difficulty swallowing…

If you suffer dysphagia for any length of time or it is accompanied by the below symptoms, it is important to seek a referral to an ENT specialist to determine the cause.

Symptoms of severe dysphagia…

If you suffer from any of the following symptoms, it is important to seek the advice of an appropriately qualified medical practitioner for advice or referral to an ENT specialist.

  • A lump in the neck or glands
  • Regurgitation of food or drink
  • Voice hoarseness or difficulties speaking
  • Weight loss
  • Breathing difficulties

To find out more about dysphagia, or to book a consultation at our Melbourne medical clinic, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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