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A 26-year-old male asked:

I have had pains in my ribs, dizziness, general weakness now for the past 2 years, i get bad acid reflux/belching. i have been to my urgent care loads of times, for them to tell me it's just gerd and costochondritis... but i genuinely disagree?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
This can be several things, all of which need to be evaluated in person. There are multiple symptoms to address here based on several possible body systems. I suggest seeing a internal medicine doctor in person. I wonder if you have gastric dumping syndrome.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. If you are overweight, losing weight would be imperative. It would be prudent to see a doctor, preferably a GI doctor. Wish you good health!

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