Users' questions

How often do doctors refer you for Ent?

How often do doctors refer you for Ent?

I’ve visited the doctors 4 times in 6 weeks and now ive been referred for a urgent ENT appointment. I’m worried as its a urgent appointment but i know its for the best and at least im going to be seen. How did you get on with yours?

When was the last time I went to the ENT?

Go to latest post 8 replies, last reply 5 months ago. I’ve been unwell since Christmas with sore throat, cough, chest infection etc, went to dr as feels like there is a lump in my throat when I swallow, my neck is sore to touch around my voice box area, my ears hurt a little and I’m totally exhausted.

When to go to the Ent for a sore throat?

I had an urgent ENT referral for a persistent sore throat just before Xmas. As gilliebean described, I had the camera up the nose. This really was no problem at all, and I didn’t find it uncomfortable.

Why did I get an urgent referral to ENT?

I’ve been unwell since Christmas with sore throat, cough, chest infection etc, went to dr as feels like there is a lump in my throat when I swallow, my neck is sore to touch around my voice box area, my ears hurt a little and I’m totally exhausted. I expected antibiotics but instead had an urgent referral to ENT for next week.

What to expect at the first ENT appointment?

What to expect at the 1st ENT appointment? I have seen an ENT Specialist twice in the last 2 years, the last appointment was only 2 days ago. Typically, the specialist will ask about your symptoms, when they started, have they worsened or remained constant.

I’ve visited the doctors 4 times in 6 weeks and now ive been referred for a urgent ENT appointment. I’m worried as its a urgent appointment but i know its for the best and at least im going to be seen. How did you get on with yours?

Go to latest post 8 replies, last reply 5 months ago. I’ve been unwell since Christmas with sore throat, cough, chest infection etc, went to dr as feels like there is a lump in my throat when I swallow, my neck is sore to touch around my voice box area, my ears hurt a little and I’m totally exhausted.

I had an urgent ENT referral for a persistent sore throat just before Xmas. As gilliebean described, I had the camera up the nose. This really was no problem at all, and I didn’t find it uncomfortable.