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A 16-year-old female asked:

What causes a burning sensation in the throat and chest after eating? is it the stomach acid?

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Dr. You Sung Sang
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology 33 years experience
Very likely: You seem to be describing acid reflux. Treatment usually starts with an otc anatacid. Ask you pediatrician which one is best for you.
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