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Esophageal Spasm Chest Pain
Refractory GERD , esophageal spasms, chest pain, triggered by anti-platelet tx.Now off prescription but symptoms remain despite ppi and h2. Drs out of ideas. Severe?
How can I discriminate if the chest pain is due to heart problem or esophagus spasm? Esophageal spasm may happen under effort?
Brief squeezing type chest pain center/left enough to cause clammy hands/feet likely be esophageal spasm rather than cardiac? Aches slightly after.
Chest pain palpitations feeling like you have to cough because of it. Could be esophagus spasms? Arythmyia? Have mild gastritis get pain after eat too
Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. You should see a doctor to get more information if it is severe or persistent. ...Read more
What could cause an hour long episode of deep dull central chest pain spasming to neck and jaw . It was not heart. ?
Central chest pain: As described at the reported age a cardiac cause is primary concern;go to the nearest A&E/ER department now. ...Read more
Can esophagus spasms cause sharp left chest pain that takes breath away? also cause jaw pain and right arm pain? sinus pain? heart is clear from thurough testing and same with brain and spine. THanks
Took my vitamins then a min later had a tight pain in throat n upper chest for a min.Cardio work up good yr ago. Esophageal spasm? Hist gerd,pots,eds
Pill esophagitis?: Did you take your vitamin with a good amount of water? Assuming we're not talking about a chewable vitamin, this could be pill esophagitis, wherein the pill gets stuck in the esophagus, causing an intense local reaction. Make sure you take vitamins (any pills, really) with eight ounces of water. ...Read more
Can barium swallow miss esophagus spasms or diffuse spasms I did it yesterday it was normally still have chest pain and throat pain, all cardiac work was fine I have GERD and taking Nexium (esomeprazole) ?
I have on and off chest pain not really severe just annoying..no other symptoms besides chest pain more in the middle to right can it be my acid reflux or worse stuff like cancer in my esophagus?
Reflux NOT Cancer.: If chest pain is worse with movement, with Deep Breathing, with Pressure on the Chest = can be inflammation called CostoChondritis; Rx with Local Heat and Ice application or Anti Inflammatory medicine Ointment. If Heart burn after eating or sour taste associated with Annoying Chest pain could be from Reflux. Try OTC Pepcid (famotidine) or Omeprazole for 2 to 4 weeks. See your MD if not better with above Rx ...Read more
Should I be concerned that I now have Pleural thickening as a result of a perforated esophagus and a 5 centimeter Abscess with pleuritic chest pain ?
Does famotidine help get acid out of your esophagus. Like how does it help it to get rid of chest pain from acid reflux. ?
Chest pain with sweat, headache, and dizziness. Dr said it could be a ulcer in my esophagus. What can I do? I'm on meds right now
Follow instruction: I would continue med , follow your doctor instruction and follow up appropriately as you were told to do so. I t may need some time for med to work for you. ...Read more
Esophagus cancer stage 2. How to cure it completely sir? please help me sir. Blood vomit once in a week and consistently persist chest pain.
Cancer esophagus----: I am sure the doctor in charge of his treatment has a plan of treatment which you should find out and share with us. This seems to be an early cancer which may be curable provided the best treatments are used ....which include surgery or radiotherapy combined with chemotherapy. Tell us what the doctor has advised you to do and when is his treatment getting started??? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can gas get stuck in your esophagus and cause it to expand and cause chest pain? Or is this acid reflux all test done on heart & nothing is wrong.
Absolutely: food and air can get stuck going down esophagus, and cause a severe chest pain that is relieved by burping or swallowing something. Also reflux of stomach acid into esophagus can cause a burning chest pain that is usually relieved with antacids. Esophageal spasm causes severe chest pain, it is usually provoked by severe reflux. Check out my website http://CardioGauge.com for heart health education ...Read more
After an acid reflux about 6 month a go. I was diagnose with candida infection in esophageal and I still feel dull chest pain about few times a day.?
Rt side chest pain radiates up neck and headache.Was told possible esophageal or stomache problems.No sour taste,vomiting, food that irritate. hrtburn?
I have terrible pain in my stomach after i eat. I have terrible chest pain do you think it may be esophagus? Already ruled out heart probs.
Terrible Pain: I am, unfortunately, the bearer of bad news. When ever one has 'terrible' pain there is little to offer online. I feel that the patient needs urgent in -person medical evaluation and treatment. There are several significant illnesses these symptoms could represent from the worst being heart problems to gerd or peptic ulcer disease, to infection and or ulceration of the esophagus. ...Read more
I had esophageal dilation Jan 7th & have had upper burn back/chest pain since. What could it be. I'm very thin & have osteopenia. Fractured vertbrae?
Hard to say: There are multiple possibilities. It could potentially be more procedure related. It is possible that a person with osteoporosis can have a fracture from a fairly minimal event. I would not hesitate to be seen and examined, which would go a long way in determining the likely cause. ...Read more