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A 17-year-old male asked:

I can't take a full breath it feels tight behind my breast bone slight ache chest x-ray clear never had asthma? had for 2 months was 1st sore throet

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Dr. Carla L. King
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Possible reflux: You may want to talk to your physician about possible gastroesophageal reflux disease. GERD caused by increased gastric acid into the esophagus. The initial sore throat may have been your first symptoms which has now progressed to the pain you feel. Follow up with your doctor and discuss this as a possible explanation of your symptoms.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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