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Common and Rare Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders

Is something ailing your ears, nose, or throat? That's an ENT doctor's specialty. Learn about the various conditions that can affect these body parts.

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Ludwig's Angina
An Overview of Ludwig's Angina
Tongue examination
Transient Lingual Papillitis Causes and Treatment
Man with a sore throat.
Sore Throat? What It Could Be and What to Do About It
Boy being examined by a doctor for a sore throat.
Reasons You Should See a Doctor If You Have a Sore Throat
Little girl having her throat examined.
What Can Cause a Sore Throat?
strep throat causes risk factors
Everything You Need to Know About Strep Throat
Asian sick little girl lying in bed with a high fever
Strep Throat: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Brave little girl opens wide for throat swab at doctor
Causes and Risk Factors of Strep Throat
Woman with strep throat consulting doctor
How Strep Throat Is Treated
Doctor examining young girl
How to Recognize Retracting With Difficulty Breathing
Itchy Nose
Eyes, Nose, Throat or Skin Itching? Common Culprits to Know
Chest x-ray
Lower Respiratory Infections and How They Are Treated
A woman holding her ear in pain
Understand the Many Symptoms of Superior Semicircular Canal Dehiscence
Girl drinking water
Tricks to Get Rid of Your Hiccups
A tongue sticking out of a mouth
What Is Causing My Swollen Tongue?
doctor examining woman's ear
When to See a Doctor About Ear Drainage
Female doctor examining an older patient's throat
Sialadentitis: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
3D illustration of Larynx Trachea Bronchi
How Tracheal Stenosis Causes Breathing Difficulties
Woman touching her neck
Why Is It Hard to Swallow?
jaw pain
Lockjaw Is a Spasm of the Jaw Muscles and Has Many Causes
Man with sinus problem in his home
How an Air Pocket Can Cause Concha Bullosa
Patient being checked by doctor for throat pain.
Chronic and Recurrent Tonsillitis: What to Know
Tonsil cross-section showing crypts
How Are Cryptic Tonsils Treated?
Deaf and blind couple with a service dog.
Usher Syndrome May Be Why Someone You Know Is Both Deaf and Blind
Senior woman holding chest in pain
Could My Swallowing Difficulties Be Related to Jackhammer Esophagus?
A father with his daughter who has a cleft lip
Everything You Need to Know About Stickler Syndrome
Cleft Palate
What Is Pierre Robin Sequence?
Close-Up Of Woman Rubbing Nose Against White Background
Learn What Your Nasal Turbinates Do for You
Woman in bed with hand on her face in pain
Burning Mouth Syndrome Symptoms and Treatment
an older man coughing into a napkin
The Function of Phlegm and How It Works to Protect the Lungs
Symptoms of Swimmer's Ear
a woman balancing on a rail
A Look at What Causes Balance Problems and Treatment Options
Acid reflux due to improper closure of sphincter.
You Might Have Achalasia If Your Acid Reflux Is Uncontrolled
Man sleeping in his bed
Learn the Details of Expiratory Positive Airway Pressure (EPAP)
Woman with earache
What Causes a Ruptured Ear Drum?
A woman talking to her doctor about her throat pain
How Does a Perforated Esophagus Happen?
Woman experiencing heartburn.
How Genetics, Environmental Factors, and Allergies Can Cause EoE
Illustration of esophagus
What You Should Know About Nutcracker Esophagus
Doctor examining a man.
What Type of Esophagitis Do I Have?
Dentist examining senior female patient teeth
Get Detailed Info on What Causes Halitosis (Bad Breath) in Humans
Doctor checking for a throat infection.
5 Things That Can Cause a Swollen Uvula
Ear Pressure
4 Main Reasons You Have Plugged Ears
Woman whose ears are ringing
Discover the Many Reasons Why Your Ears Could Be Ringing
Woman experiencing dizziness.
7 Things You Didn't Know About Motion Sickness
Woman suffering from an ear ache
What Your Ear Pain Means and What You Should Do About It
A woman trying to pop her hers on a plane
Discover What to Do When Your Ears Just Won't Pop
Child coughing while doctor listens to chest
The 3 Different Types of Cough
Female doctor looking into baby boy's ear
Retracted Ear Drum Symptoms and Treatment
Man performing the Heimlich manoeuvre on a choking woman.
Are You Prepared to Prevent and Treat Choking?
Ear exam
What Causes Hearing Loss?
older woman experiencing Noise pollution
What Causes Ringing in Your Ears as You Age?
Doctor looking in child's ear
How Ear Grommet Surgery Is Performed
Woman having headache
Overview of Rhinosinusitis
Women who have succeeded in cosmetic surgery
Consider Nasal Valve Collapse If You Are Congested After Nose Trauma
Ear pain
Causes of an Earache
Man worried about runny nose.
Your Runny Nose After Sinus Surgery May Be a CSF Leak
Hearing testing
What Causes Sudden Hearing Loss?
Woman with ear pain
Overview of Myringosclerosis and Tympanosclerosis
Young girl with ear ache
Could Your Child Have Fluid in Their Ears?
Illustration of the path of sound in the ear
How the Eustachian Tube Keeps Your Ears Healthy