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A 24-year-old female asked:

Can gerd make it feel like something is stuck in your esophagus, specifically from the mid chest to upper stomach? can gerd make it feel like solid foods get stuck in the esophagus?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Yes: Among other conditions. The onset of dysphagia or difficulties swallowing should prompt further workup and best would be to inform your treating doc who will likely further coordinate with a gastroenterologist consultant.
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