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A 38-year-old female asked:

Can gerd or gastritis cause shoulder pain? sometimes when i eat or drink i get mild pain in my left shoulder blade along with the heartburn?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Gallbladder and stomach inflammation may cause this referred pain Consider H pylori testing, a probiotic and eating yogurt with your meals. A PPI can be prescribed by your physician. Watch for severe pain,fever and vomiting.
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