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Left arm pain,heart burning but it goes away if i passed the gas,i have level 1 fatty liver and swot and sgpt high.is it for gas or heart 33 yrs?

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Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 52 years experience
Here are some...: Are you a 33-y-o man? I applauded your detailed observation in noticing the relief of left arm pain and heartburn after passing gas. If constantly in pattern, gas-related bowel distention and pressure could induce temporary physical irritation to regional or local nerve endings which are inter-related with nerve distribution to left arm and lower esophagus or stomach. Your poor liver function ....
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