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Asthma, Throat Clearing, and Hoarseness

Reflux Center of Long Island

Patients often complain of chronic cough or a hoarse voice or frequent clearing of the throat, and are referred to their Ear, Nose, and Throat specialist. The ENT finds on exam redness and swelling in the back of the larynx and changes of the vocal cords. These changes are from Laryngopharyngeal Reflux, a common form […]

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Why Is Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR) So Hard To Treat?

Laryngopharyngeal Reflux

We Are Often Frustrated By The Inability Of Medications To Control Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR). Cough, chronic throat clearing, post nasal drip, a lump in the throat, and hoarseness may be caused by a form of gastroesophageal reflux called Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (LPR).

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