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Dr. Charles Cattano
1,383 doctors shared insights

Heartburn (Definition)

When acid and peptic juices reflux into the esophagus, one might have the sensation of burning or pain under the breast bone. It can radiate up to the throat and down to the region of the solar plexus. Some may describe it as bad 'indigestion' and others may feel like they are ...Read more


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Heartburn small shortness of breath that comes and goes and pain in my chest no pain but uncomfortable nausea comes and goes just got over strep a?

Heartburn small shortness of breath that comes and goes and pain in my chest no pain but uncomfortable nausea comes and goes just got over strep a?

Recovery: Some of these symptoms are common early in the recovery phase after a strep infection. Are you taking anti inflammatory medication that can make your heartburn worse? You should followup with your doctor if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I get heartburn, occasionally get sharp pains in my chest, or shortness of breath sometimes for no reason?

What does it mean if I get heartburn, occasionally get sharp pains in my chest, or shortness of breath sometimes for no reason?

It means: it is time to get examined for GERD, chest pain and shortness of breath. Your symptoms require a comprehensive physical examination and cannot be answered online. ...Read more

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Im 22. I always get shortness of breath and feel really full after eating a little bit. Ex. kids meals, cereal. Why is it? I don't get heartburn...

Im 22. I always get shortness of breath and feel really full after eating a little bit. Ex. kids meals, cereal. Why is it? I don't get heartburn...

Probably reflex: Difficulty breathing is one of the more frightening symptoms of acid reflux or the chronic form of the condition, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Research published in the Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology notes that GERD may be associated with breathing difficulties such as bronchoaspiration, which can sometimes lead to life-threatening respiratory complications. ...Read more

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Shortness of breath, heartburn, cough that won't go away, chest X-ray and EKG are normal? What could it be?

Shortness of breath, heartburn, cough that won't go away,  chest X-ray and EKG are normal? What could it be?

Bronchitis : Is a viral disease characterized by prolonged, excessive, dry coughing. He most common symptom of acute bronchitis is a cough that is dry. Acute bronchitis is a one-time condition that lasts for several weeks. Drink plenty of fluids and otc medication. Rec. See your pcp if symptoms persist another week. ...Read more

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Shortness of breath feeling, abdominal discomfort, stomach pain, heartburn. Why tight chested?!

Shortness of breath feeling, abdominal  discomfort, stomach pain, heartburn. Why tight chested?!

See below: You have multiple symptoms. These questions unfortunately cannot be answered on line. You should see a physician. ...Read more

Dr. Angelina Postoev
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Indigestion (Definition)

Indigestion is also known as Heartburn. Indigestion is a feeling of discomfort in the upper belly (abdomen) during or right after a meal. It may present as a feeling of uncomfortable ...Read more


Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Breathlessness (Definition)

Breathlessness is the sensation of not being able to catch one's breath. It may be seen in asthma, heart failure, ...Read more