There are many signs of throat reflux. The first of these signs is a sore throat. If you constantly experience complaints of sore throat, your voice is hoarse, or your throat is dry; you may have a throat reflux condition. It is necessary to treat this condition, which causes difficulty swallowing in patients, creates a feeling of tightness in the throat. Reflux, on the other hand, can have many causes.
Reflux treatment; reflux, which is one of the most common diseases recently, actually has two separate forms, expressed as Gastroesophageal Reflux and Laryngopharyngeal Reflux.
Of these, Gastroesophageal Reflux is the escape of gastric acid contents into the esophagus. People with this disease often turn to internal medicine doctors.
But in the more common disease of Laryngopharyngeal Reflux (throat reflux), the content of this acid also passes through the esophagus into the pharynx, and from there into the larynx, behind the vocal cords. These patients, on the other hand, usually have to contact an ENT specialist.
These symptoms of throat reflux often lead to the fact that they are confused with other diseases. If you have these symptoms, it is not true to say that you necessarily have throat reflux. The symptoms of many diseases may be similar to each other. But the main thing is understood after the examinations that the doctor will do. For this reason, patients should not use medication unconsciously according to the symptoms they are experiencing. This condition can cause the disease they have to progress more. It also causes the disease to become more serious. Endoscopic stomach imaging can be one of the examinations performed for throat reflux. It may be necessary to look at the vocal cords together with this method. For this disease, which has many methods of examination, the drugs that the patient uses currently are also very important. The use of medications can be stopped or another treatment method can be applied under the supervision of a specialist doctor.
Laryngeal Reflux; A solution can be found by surgical and medical treatment. Throat reflux treatment in Izmir, Op.Dr. It is carried out by Cem Karas in our clinic and in our contracted hospital.