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acid reflux shortness of breath symptoms

A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Acid reflux: symptoms can include shortness of breath, chest discomfort, and burping. These symptoms are more similar to those experienced due to heart disease (a ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
GERD: The belching and substernal symptoms with shortness of breath are findings seen in many cases of reflex esophagitis and hiatal hernia. Inflammation ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes yes yes yes yes: Yes, being a smoker is bad, so never again from this moment onward. Yes, living in air pollution is unhealthy. Yes, any chronic pain should be check o ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience in Cardiology
Unusual: Acid reflux can cause irritation of the upper airway, leading to cough and even shortness of breath. Evaluation by a doctor should be done to rule out ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience in Pediatric Pulmonology
Evaluation/possible: An anti reflux medication, avoiding spicy foods and eating smaller meals may relieve GERD symptoms. The shortness of breath that you are experiencing ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience in Gastroenterology
GERD: in some patients with Gerd, microaspiration occurs, which could result in shortness of breath either from direct aspiration into the trachea or from r ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience in Hospital-based practice
It can : Acid reflux may cause hoarseness and persistent cough-sob. Or it can be something else too. You should rule out cardiac causes of these symptoms.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Foster
19 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
It could be reflux: Your right, it could be reflux; however, other conditions that could cause shortness of breath, especially after lying flat, include congestive heart ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Without ↑information: & detective work, impossible to say at a distance. Yet your theory (you're the only one who can perceive your symptoms) does make sense & ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience in Cardiology
Dizzy spells: " dizzy spells" can a very widely by description, acid reflux unless associated with hyperventilation is an unlikely cause, you need further assessmen ... Read More
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