Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Hacking Up Thick Phlegm and Can't Swallow 19 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 19 conditions that can cause Hacking Up Thick Phlegm and Can't Swallow.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Hacking Up Thick Phlegm and Can't Swallow.
  1. Laryngitis
  2. Reflux Esophagitis
There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Hacking Up Thick Phlegm and Can't Swallow.
  1. Chest Injury
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Hacking Up Thick Phlegm and Can't Swallow.
  1. Achalasia
  2. Esophageal Diverticulum
  3. Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
There are 13 rare conditions that can cause Hacking Up Thick Phlegm and Can't Swallow.
  1. Barrett's Esophagus
  2. CMV Esophagitis
  3. Dissecting Thoracic Aneurysm
  4. Esophageal Cancer
  5. Hereditary Angioedema
  6. Herpes Esophagitis
  7. Laryngeal Cancer
  8. Mitral Stenosis
  9. Polio
  10. Rabies
  11. Scleroderma
  12. Throat Cancer
  13. Thyroid Cancer

Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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