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A 53-year-old female asked:

My esophagus has beenspasming for over 8 hrs. i keep regurgitating my saliva. cant swallow. what can i do to make it stop until i can see my doctor?

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Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - rheumatology 22 years experience
Go to ER: You need to go to er now. You can not wait to see your doctor. You are high risk for aspiration pneumonia to occur especially if you are choking on your secretions. Hope all goes well.
Last updated Jun 29, 2013

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