November 18, 2019

Causes of Lump Sensation in Throat (Globus) Video



Given how often I see kids and adults with a persistent lump sensation in the throat (aka, globus) that has been going on for months if not years, I decided to make a short video going through all the different possible causes as well as testing required in order to make the correct diagnosis. Diagnosis is key because once you correctly know what is causing the globus, treatment is actually straightforward. But diagnosis is difficult because there are so many different possible reasons.

Although I do have a webpage dedicated to globus, sometimes a video is more easily digestible.

Check it out!


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Dr. Christopher Chang is a private practice otolaryngology, head & neck surgeon specializing in the treatment of problems related to the ear, nose, and throat. Located in Warrenton, VA about 45 minutes west of Washington DC, he also provides inhalant allergy testing/treatment, hearing tests, and dispenses hearing aids. He is also the chief medical officer of O2Labz, a medical and scientific 3D animation company.

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