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Is upper back pain normal with acid reflux?

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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management
5 doctors agree

In brief: No

Reflux usually causes epigastric pain or pain in the solar plexus area of the chest/stomach.

In brief: No

Reflux usually causes epigastric pain or pain in the solar plexus area of the chest/stomach.
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
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In brief: Sometimes...

Severe heartburn can cause some referred pain to the mid-back but should not be immediately dismissed as it could be due to more serious issues.

In brief: Sometimes...

Severe heartburn can cause some referred pain to the mid-back but should not be immediately dismissed as it could be due to more serious issues.
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