A 39-year-old male asked:
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how does gerd cause dysphagia if my esophagus is normal with no scarring or narrowing? i have no heartburn or any other gerd symptoms?

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Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack answered
30 years experience General Surgery
Spasms: The acid reflux can cause the muscles of the esophagus to spasm and cause a temporary blockage or narrowing.
Answered on Sep 29, 2014
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