A 44-year-old male asked:
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2 weeks intermittent mild burning pain midway between naval and sternum and luq usually after eating. back pain near l shldr bld.seen pcp, said pepto, f/u 1mnth. worried about panc. cancer. 5yr smoke free, bmi 41, 44 yo male. ideas?

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Dr. Craig Lum
Dr. Craig Lum answered
24 years experience General Surgery
Pancreatic ca: Doubt you have this, but you probably have reflux from your weight. The reflux can eventually develop into cancer some day.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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