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I can't find my cause for dystautonomia/pots and i, keep getting worse. I also have 1st degree av block sleep apnea GERD gilberts syndrome minor neuropahy and syncope. Mayo clinic could not find a cause?
Integrative doctor : If you been to mayo clinic, and they can't find a cause, and it's time to look for an integrative medical doctor who can work with you locally, and can pull all the information together, check your blood levels of various vitamins and macronutrients, spend time to review your records, and come up with a plan. It's time to start getting some answers! you have a lot going on right now that requires attention. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My muscles burn in my arms and legs like crazy for two weeks...What can this be ? I don't workout but I am active..I have pots GERD gilberts syndrome
Can GERD, esophogitis and Gilbert's syndrome cause upper right quadrant pain? Hida scan normal lab for liver and pancreas normal?
Yes: The Gilbert's syndrome is an essentially normal variant for some people and does not cause pain. However, if you have GERD and know esophagitis, you can experience this as right upper quadrant pain. Often those findings are associated with dysbiosis and this abnormal bowel kinesis causes the pain. ...Read more
Funny you mention it: When I was in training in Cleveland, one of our docs Dr. Thomas Chelimsky suspected there was a syndrome composed of GERD, IBS, POTS, and MIGRAINES. Of course, dysautonomia is sort of the hypothetical construct that ties all 4 of those entities together. And so a tetrad of diseases was identified that could be found in certain individuals. ...Read more
I have pots gilberts syndrome 1st degree av block and gerd.I have very bad muslce burning without weakness doctors are very confused on what's goin on?
Also: They probably checked but just in case see if they checked your thyroid function too. ...Read more
How do you confirm upper crossed syndrome? My main symptoms are upper back pain, gerd/digestion issues, fatigue, unable to deep breathe, and headache.
I have autonomic neuropathy pots /gilberts syndrome / first degree av block and GERD ..Gonna sound weird but my voice is changing on m ? Why is this?
Changing voice: You need to see a doctor. Some of things which he would check will be your thyroid function and ian ENT doctor visit to check your vocal cords. ...Read more
I am an 18 year old female with tietze syndrome. I have severe GERD and cannot have oral steroids. What would you're recommedation be to do. I have had a steroid injection, physical therapy, been to the chiropractor and much more. What do I need to do nex
Oral steroids no: Oral steroids will not help. It is also called costochondritis. You best long term approach is an exercise and more exercise program. To improve the gerd you need weight loss as well and better overall conditioning is your best long term approach. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have autonomic neuropathy / pots / sleep apnea / GERD / 1st degree av block / gilberts syndrome / doctors cannot find my cause for an and pots ?
I have wolff Parkinson white syndrome and chronically low potassium. Is Zantac (ranitidine) safe for me to use for GERD?
Heartburn: Gerd is the medical term for heartburn. It stands for gastroesophageal reflux disease. It is your stomach acid refluxing or rising up into your esophagus ( food pipe) which presents as a burning sensation. If left untreated for a long period it can lead to severe irritation and inflammation of the lining of the esophagus. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe: Gerd is usually controlled with lifestyle changes and medication. There are some who are "cured" with certain surgical procedures which don't allow the stomach contents to reflux up into the esophagus. See your pcp or a gastroenterologist or a surgeon who specializes in this area. Surgery is usually reserved for those who cannot get control with medications or have other reasons. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
GERD: Some reflux is normal, but when it causes damage to the esophagus, lungs, or vocal cords, or significantly impacts daily life, it is a disease. Many factors contribute to cause including diet, obesity, hiatal hernia, and too many random openings only the valve entering the stomach called transient lower esophageal sphincter relaxations (tlesr's). Diagnosis & treatment are patient specific. ...Read more