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A 21-year-old female asked:

How long does reflux last for? i have a hiatal hernia and esophagitis. today ive had it for 10 hours i had heartburn type of pain for 6 hours and been feeling nauseous the last 4 hours. its got to the point where its in my throat. cant sleep. help?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
What you described is more than a simple reflux and warrants an in-person evaluation by a doctor, preferable a GI specialist.
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