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A 28-year-old male asked:

gerd symptom for 11 months. negative endoscopy 5 months ago. worried about future barrett's. can a person have gerd for life without getting barrett's?

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: It is possible to have Chronic GERD without definitively getting Barretts.

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Last updated Jun 18, 2015

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