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feels like something is stuck in my chest when i swallow

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Dysphagia: Food or pills that feel like they are getting stuck in the esophagus need to be evaluated by a gastroenterologist. A scope can be passed into the eso ... Read More

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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
A problem: It sound like you may have a piece of food lodged in your esophagus. If this feeling persists (and it sounds like it does), you should seek prompt att ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Rocamboli
17 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: You should probably see someone with those symptoms. Other important questions to think about are; do you have a fever? Did you feel something get st ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Swallowing pain: Likely is reflux/ gastritis -with or without H pylori a bacteria or esosinophilic esopahgitis. Could try Prevecid or ranitidine to see if helps. Avoi ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
GERD / H. pylori: Your symptoms are consistent with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). The pain and burping is caused from acid coming up from the stomach into th ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
Food stickinfg: At the lower end of the esophagus. This requires endoscopy for diagnosis.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldenberg
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Reflux: The most likely cause is underlying gastroesophageal reflux causing inflammation of the esophagus and the swallowing issues. However, other causes ar ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Martin
31 years experience Family Medicine
See a doctor: there are reasons that you can have swallowing pain, you want to make sure there isn't a problem not letting things get through, could be spasm strict ... Read More

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