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Painful pharyngeal spasms: Painful pharyngeal spasms refers to painful or uncomfortable involuntary contractions of the muscles of the throat. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Painful pharyngeal spasms, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Painful pharyngeal spasms:
Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Pharynx symptoms (20 causes), Neck symptoms (833 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
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