A 35-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

feeling of something stuck in chest for several days. not cardiac. dtr said its gerd but i have no pain or burning sensation. could be something else?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience Cardiology
None: If u r unable to swallow any thing then see a GE MD otherwise ignore it.
Answered on Oct 16, 2014

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rodney Del Valle
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Burning chest pain with neg heart studies and no cardiovascular risk factor is gerd until proven otherwise. Change your diet and avoid food that trigg ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felecia Sumner
9 years experience Family Medicine
Likely GERD: If your PCP did an evaluation on you and has cleared you from a cardiac possibility, then it is most likely GERD. You should take the Protonix (pantop ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
GERD: Yes, many GERD symptoms mimic symptoms associated w/ angina/heart attack; resulting in countless ED visits annually. Symptoms other than 'burning' in ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ellen Altenburg
30 years experience Pediatrics
Could be: We can/t make a diagnosis over HealthTap, but your symptoms are consistent with GERD. Of course cardiac and pulmonary issues can present similarly. I' ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month