A 26-year-old male asked:
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burning sensation over heart and sore throat for long periods of times. could these be symtoms of acid reflux, it runs in the family?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
For sure: Yes, by all means. At your age, you should be evaluated for a Barrett's esophagus, especially if anyone in your family ever had esophageal cancer.
Answered on Jul 29, 2014

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