A 19-year-old male asked:
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i have very bad acid reflux and i have for years. and i can not tell if some of the symptoms i'm having recently is throat cancer or gerd..

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Dr. Morton Levitt
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GERD or Throat Cance: Need more specific details. If your voice has become "hoarse, " this might point more to a throat problem. Unexplained weight loss would be another worrisome feature. If you have any doubts, consult an ENT specialist to completely evaluate the throat.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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