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A 35-year-old female asked:

Dx w/ibs, gerd & gastritis. upper l ab and back pain when i eat anything! protonix (pantoprazole) won't help. is the back pain normal? pancreas normal on ct scan.

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Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 32 years experience
Normal?: Pack plane isn't "normal", but doesn't seem to represent a dangerous issue for you based on the information provided. It is certainly possible that it is related your symptom complex, but could also represent something else, like a primary problem with your spine. Hope this helps!

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