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A 26-year-old male asked:

Last month had pizza layed down started having sharp stapping chest pain that almost felt like a pumping sensation as well worse layingdown.i had egd,chest xray,ekg,echocardiogram normal except 4cm hiatal hernia,celiac antibiodies no biospy.thoughts?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
What you described is consistent with gastro-esophageal reflux. If it persists it can damage the food pipe and lungs. If you are overweight, losing weight is imperative. Have a healthy diet, exercise 30 minutes/day, drink plenty of water daily so your urine is mostly colorless, have safe sex, no tobacco alcohol weed or street drugs. For nutrition: http://www.choosemyplate.gov/.
Last updated Mar 24, 2021
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