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Dr. Michael Gabor
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Acid Reflux (Definition)

Technically called GERD, acid reflux is the presence of acidic stomach contents in the esophagus. The acid irritates the esophagus causing heartburn symptoms. The regurgitation or reflux can vary greatly as can the symptoms. Blocking stomach acid with medications can alleviate the burning but medication cannot stop the reflux. Complicated GERD requires surgical treatment ...Read more


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Can acid reflux cause swelling under the eyes? I feel like there is something stuck at the back of the throat.

Can acid reflux cause swelling under the eyes? I feel like there is something stuck at the back of the throat.

Gerd: Hello to someone from my home in Sac Town. Me from the Pocket area. Understand the Delta Breeze reference completely. How are the River Cats doing? Anyway, enough chit-chat. Reflux alone unlikely to cause swelling under eyes, but could cause sensation of fullness or of something being stuck in back of throat. ...Read more

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What causes : rapid appearance of brown spots on nose, under eyes, forehead. Feet cold and turn purple, sore breasts, acid reflux, popping joints?

See your doctor: You have too many conditions happening at the same time to be able to address them here, without having a physical examination done by your doctor. It sounds like it's time to be seen for your annual physical, and to address these concerns with her/him. After the exam, s/he will know what other tests to order. You may want to have your vitamin d3, and micronutrient level checked as well. ...Read more

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Does acid reflux cause headaches?

Does acid reflux cause headaches?

Not usually.: Acid reflux usually isn't one of those things that causes headaches. Unless you're also having a sour taste in your mouth, belching, and heartburn - i'd look to other causes for your headache. ...Read more

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Dr suspects acid reflux. if acid reflux can go to the sinus lining, could it cause a sinus headache. I have an apt aug 5th to see a gastro dr.

Dr suspects acid reflux. if acid reflux can go to the sinus lining, could it cause a sinus headache. I have an apt aug 5th to see a gastro dr.

Quit Smoking please: Smoking can cause recurrent damage to the inner linings of Nose, Throat,Air passages and Stomach. The symptoms can be Hyper acid secretion with Reflux, Recurrent URI infection and cough and congestion. So if you can try to quit smoking your symptoms may subside to some extent. Meanwhile try taking H2 blocker like Pepcid (famotidine) AC OTC 2/day, ...Read more

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Can anxiety cause following symptoms. Tingling fingers and toes, numbness in back of thigh. Headache in right temple, acid reflux and sleep loss?

Can anxiety cause following symptoms. Tingling fingers and toes, numbness in back of thigh. Headache in right temple, acid reflux and sleep loss?

Maybe: Anxiety can cause many different physical conditions but this would be extreme if happening at one time. It sounds like you need to see a mental health specialist as well as your primary doctor to make sure there is not an underlying medical problem. ...Read more

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Curious as to what would cause: brain fog, hand tremor, eye twitch, joint pain, acid reflux, lightly bleeding gums, anxiety and impending doom?

Curious as to what would cause: brain fog, hand tremor, eye twitch, joint pain, acid reflux, lightly bleeding gums, anxiety and impending doom?

Too many symptoms: A symptom diary is helpful in such cases. One can write down the symptoms that happen each day, along with the activities that day, the foods eaten (including drinks), and medications taken. Write on a big calendar. Include whether or not the medications help the symptoms. Then a doctor can START with the most bothersome symptoms, as multiple symptoms usually means several visits to the doctor. ...Read more

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My son is only ten weeks old. Irritable, blister on foot, acid reflux rash on face, twitching, hiccup sound, clear discharge from eyes. Raised rash on?

My son is only ten weeks old. Irritable, blister on foot, acid reflux rash on face, twitching, hiccup sound, clear discharge from eyes. Raised rash on?

Many things here: At 11 weeks old, your child has several issues going on. Best to see the Pediatrician and get a full exam and attention given to all the issues. ...Read more

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Dr. Sanjiv Kaul
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Reflux (Definition)

Acid reflux is defined as the presence of acidic gastric contents in the esophagus causing irritation. It's cause is blamed on the a lax gastroesophageal shpincter that permits usch regurgitation. Vesicoureteral reflux is regurgitation (backing up) of urine in the bladder into the ureter ...Read more


Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more