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Upper back pain and heartburn

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: If gerd left without treatment, complications could happen (esophageal stricture, ageal ulcer, precancerous changes to the esophagus and cancer) that ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
? Tonsillitis : Can still be viral, pain killers and salt water gargles can help, if no improvement, see your doctor for assessment as Rx medications may be needed, b ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Soren Singel
28 years experience in Neurosurgery
Simethicone: Simethicone dissolves the gas and that will help you. Obviously, eat smaller meals. Check and make sure you are not gulping down air when nervous or t ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Belching. : Excessive belching would not be a typical symptom of pancreatic disease. GERD, yes.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
Still may be gall B: Despite your studies thus may still be gall bladder disease as well. You can discuss with a gastroenterolgist and/or gastric surgeon.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Heart not likely: Your symptoms are not typical for heart. Most likely they are musculoskeletal in origin with many other possible causes possible as well. Keeping a lo ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Many possibilities: Esophageal pathology, specifically in the context of 15 years of treated GERD and along with the described throat symptoms comes first to mind on loca ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
See your doctor for: An evaluation so the appropriate testing and recommendations can be made. There could be one or several reasons for your symptoms.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Chest pain: Sounds like you have back strain and esophageal reflux or peptic disease, try antacid for the heartburn or over the counter ranitidine. A massage may ... Read More
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