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what is esophageal pain a symptom of?

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Dr. Eric Teitel
41 years experience Gastroenterology
A few possibilities: Are you sure it is your esophagus? Pain coming from the heart can mimic esophageal pain, and should be excluded. Esophageal reflux can cause burning in the chest or throat, esophageal spasm can cause chest discomfort-.
Answered on Feb 7, 2015
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