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McDonough, GA
A 19-year-old female asked:

Swallow my drink it was almost like i got stuck idk of i had to burp but now my stomach hurts nd i have pains in center of chest cnt get enuff air?

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Dr. Andrea Rodgers
29 years experience
Esophageal spasm: From your description it sounds as though you might have esophageal spasms. The esophagus is the muscular tube that connects your throat to your stomach. Sometimes a hot or cold drink can trigger spasms in the muscle of the esophagus. If your symptoms persist and you continue to have trouble breathing, seek treatment ASAP.

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Last updated May 8, 2016

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