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Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders

Sore throat

10/09/2009

Question:

Hello: i have had sinus troubles for the past 2 years and they seem to affect the left side mainly of my throat, ear, sinus and temple i even get an itchy throat sometimes, however i do not have itchy watery eyes.

Answer:

I would recommend an evaluation by an ENT physician. They can gain a clearer history and possibly recommend allergy testing and a CT scan of the sinuses. This may lead to a treatment plan for your condition.

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Response by:

Lee   Zimmer, MD Lee Zimmer, MD
Assistant Professor or Otolaryngology, Director of Endoscopic Cranial Base Center
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati