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I need to burp but cant

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Erdmann
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Need to see doctor: This can be due to too many things to list, but the most likely one at your age is a hiatus hernia, when a portion of the stomach moves into the chest... Read More
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Dr. David Drewitz
Gastroenterology 28 years experience
Globus: The sensation of something in your throat or esophagus is termed globus. The most common cause of globus is reflux or anxiety. Its not clear from your... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Smith
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Might be Heartburn: Try tums, (calcium carbonate) if this does not make the symptoms better then see your doctor.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
GERD: This is possibly gastroesophageal reflux disease (gerd) aka heartburn. Here are some suggestions: stay upright for at least 1 hour after eating. Eat... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Hematology and Oncology 24 years experience
May be acid reflux: you may have acid reflux disease. please go to see your MD and get yourself checked.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Need thorough eval: You definitely need a good physical exam as well as history in order to have a diagnostic work up. In the interim, your physician, who I suggest you s... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Burping: Have your tried drinking carbonated beverages to help release the gas? Here is an article that details other options: https://www.healthline.com/hea... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
Gastroenterology 18 years experience
Hard to say: May represent simple heartburn or esophageal spasm. If difficulty swallowing, then you should be evaluated soon. If not then you may try an otc heart... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
Family Medicine 45 years experience
Not burping: This sounds like a mechanical problem. When you swallow air or gas, or your body produces air or gas from digestion (as with high fiber diets), there ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Stein
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Cardiology 48 years experience
Swallowing Air?: Insufficient info, but sounds like you may be swallowing air when eating and drinking. If stomach is full of air when breathing it will cause discomfo... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Gastroenterologist: Don't force yourself to burp as this only causes more gas buildup. Drinking hot(not too hot) water breaks down gas and enables you to pass it rectally... Read More
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