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can lpr be cured

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Dr. Larry Marcus
40 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Controlled: It can't be cured but definitely can be controlled. If you are sure it is LPR - the best route is to find a good gastroenterologist referred by your ... Read More

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Marcus
40 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Control, no cure: First see an ENT and/or GI doc to present them your symptoms - and after this has been diagnosed and everything else has been ruled out - the GI doc w ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
Perhaps you mean: TIF (transoral incisionless fundoplication) in which a device is inserted into the esophagus which partially wraps the the upper stomach from the insi ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
PPI: If correct, you will likely benefit from proton pump inhibitors. Check to serif this is planned for you.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Skinny: Please start with a clinic visit to your doctor. You should also have your doctor refer you to a nurse to have him/her help you get back into proper f ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Refer drhoffman.com: Without history & exam it is hard to pin point the exact diagnosis & treatment, but pantoprazole falls into a category of a group of medicati ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes : An antibiotic regime has been effective in treating ulcers but not generalized reflux.
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvaro Aranda
34 years experience Pulmonology
Possible: If it comes from what you eat then adjustments in your diet. If overweight ; weigth loss will help but if the lower valve (between stomach & esoph ... Read More
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Med & surg options: Exposure of the vocal cords to stomach acid & pepsin will result in inflammation of the vocal cords (as is also often seen with acid regurgitation ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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See gasdtroenterolog: Have overnight monitoring of esophageal pH and manometery. This should rule out LPR vs sinusitis

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