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Massapequa, NY
A 65-year-old female asked:

relationship of gerd and heart disease?

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Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
None known: Gerd is due to a faulty valve between the stomach and the esophagus. "heart disease" typically refers to plaque formation in the coronary arteries.

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Last updated Feb 28, 2013

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