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A 26-year-old male asked:

i have dyspnea/pepsia & palpatation despite taking ppi. cbc/abg, ekg/holter, cxr/ugi & pft = norm. wife thinks celiac/li. dr. thinks somato/anxi. i'm scared about vagus damage & cancer/chf. culptit?

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Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 24 years experience
U r probably fine: Talk to you dr about your concerns or see psychiatrist. Both could review your symptoms and offer solution for anxiety and possible gerd.
Dr. Charles Atkinson
General Surgery 29 years experience
See a GI: The definitive test for reflux is a 24 hour ph probe. A small tube is placed into your stomach through the nose and left for 24 hours. It measures the ph along the entire esophagus and stomach. You keep a diary of your symptoms. If you have reflux this will show it.

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Last updated May 23, 2015

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