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Taste in throat won't go away

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Hi, I'm not sure this is even the right category but I'll give it a try. Last week I cleaned my bbq grill. One of the most disgusting jobs I've even done. Somehow I swallowed a small bit of the scrapings. It was on my finger and I ate something with it. Since then I keep tasting it and it is downright awful. I have flossed, and done everything I can dental wise, but I'm noticing that I am tasting it when I have reflux. I do take medication for acid reflux and it helps with this, but before I take it I keep tasting it. I'm worried that its been a week and the taste is still as strong as ever. Please help. I'm not sure what to do. Should I see a doctor. Is this any cause for concern. I'm afraid the scrapings are such old meat and liquid drippings.


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replied May 23rd, 2017
Mens Conditions Answer A61227
It is unlikely that swallowing a bit of scrapings can cause serious medical issues requiring medical intervention.

It is more likely that your taste related issues are more psychological than due to any medical issues.

You should relax and forget the episode and in due time, you should be feeling better.


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