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A 18-year-old female asked:

Hi my skin is drying, my hair is dull and lifeless. i have joint pain, no energy, burping, chest pain, normal thyroid testing, could it be low acid?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Work up needed: A variety of other conditions will need to be ruled out including iron and vitamin D deficiency, malabsorption syndromes, specifically celiac disease. Talk to your doc about your persisting symptoms.

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Last updated Oct 23, 2017

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