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Swallowing - odd sensations

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Happymama

Yesterday, in the afternoon, I had an odd feeling in my lower oesophagus and when swallowing, a mild pain and odd feeling. Is this a very strange spasm?  Happened at the top a bit too, and at the top is back this evening a bit.  Hurts a bit to swallow where the pain is.  OK totally this morning and afternoon.  Not stopping me eating, or drinking (coffee, herbal tea, wine) but it's uncomfortable.  

 

Another new symptom in the last two years. And my neurologist has written me off for not being bad enough to interest him!  

 

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Stumbler

@Happymama , whilst swallowing issues (Dysphagia) is a symptom of MS, this doesn't exactly fit the description of that symptom. On this basis, I would primarily see your GP to see what they think.

I do hope your Neuro hasn't written you off. NICE have provided guidance for standards of care for MS Patients, which might interest you:-

 

 If you feel your Neuro is falling short, then your Hospital's Patients Advice and Liaison Service ( PALS) will be able to assist you.

:moonieman:

 


John aka Stumbler (as I do fall over!)

Illegitimi non carborundum

 

"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well-preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming... "Wow! What a ride!"

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My GP has been very understanding and is finding me a new one.  Hard to see them now, with Covid around.  I'm happy to wait till we're all inoculated.  

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