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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
It's ok: If you're having this bad of GERD symptoms, consider a consultation with a gastroenterologist,. Ask about endoscopic and surgical therapies that can a ... Read More

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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johanna Fricke
49 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Waking up gasping : for air is a usually a sign of sleep apnea; gastro-esophageal reflux severe enough to cause it? Maybe, depending on your history. What does " I don't ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
GI consult: GERD should not cause these symtoms; . Get an abdominal us ad and consult with a GI specialist.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Judy Black
21 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, SLP helpful: Any time a child has swallowing problem they need to a see an slp. An slp can be helpful, even in infancy. They help to develop swallow skills and hel ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Need better eval: Alcoholics can develop cirrhosis which can impede blood flow back to the heart, cause fluid to accumulate in the lower part of the body including the ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
The episode you: Describe would not be unusual for someone with curd and anxiety also has a state of being totally deconditioned. Please see your family doctor and get ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
32 years experience Pain Management
No.: When you sleep flat on your back, you are more likely to passively regurgitate and have gerds. Your best position is sleeping sitting up at 90 mdegree ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Upper endoscopy: Upper endoscopy is a simple procedure performed under sedation. Most patients are not aware during the procedure and many are not even aware after the ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
Esophageal sphincter: control (brain) is the key issue. When no GERD, brain relaxes sphincter muscles (a) only briefly while peristaltic waves push liquids & solids dow ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
The answer to your: Question requires the knowledge o how beat up your esophagus an stomach look.

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