Why do I feel a lump in my throat when I am about to cry?

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Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
That lump in the throat when crying is a common feeling. In this video, Dr. Oz explains how this "choked up" feeling is related to the throat muscles.

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