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A 52-year-old male asked:

Risk of acid reflux is barets esophgus but when acid is stopd then risk of bile into esophgus carries risk of cancer.this means risk with & w/o ppi?

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Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 46 years experience
Barett's: Chronic acid reflux carries the risk of Barret's esophagus but bile reflux into esophagus doesn't cause cancer.

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