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gas pain under sternum

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience in Hand Surgery
Esophagus: If pain extends up beneath the sternum could be esophageal motility problem, gastroesophageal reflux disease, or esophagitis. Follow up with gastroent ... Read More

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Urgency: Need to be in e.R and let them listen to your lungs and act accordingly. You might have acidity problem. Need workup done.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Maybe it's not gas: A person with "extreme gas pain" in the upper back and chest may have something other than gas. If it is gas, then taking an over-the-counter antacid/ ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
You should already: Be recovered, could be from your other medical problems please call your pcp as u need a workup for these problems which may not be related to the c-s ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience in Pediatrics
Hard to say: If the pain is from gas . You have to make sure you don't have kidney stones or urinary tract infection or cardiac or respiratory conditions causing t ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Chest pain: Gas pain in chest is common.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
21 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Most likely related to GERD. Try taking an antacid to see if it helps
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
38 years experience in Internal Medicine
Acute Gastritis?: GERD can cause nausea, Heartburn . Rx Pepcid (famotidine) or Omeprazole like drug . If these symptoms are new and happening after you eat certain typ ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
23 years experience in General Surgery
Careful chewing: After having esophageal or gastric surgery it is always important to fully chew your food. Gas from seafood sounds rare. You would not expect GERD f ... Read More
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