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Can endoscopies not show if your esophagus is closing all the way? Reflux with burping. Sometimes right after drinking water. Constant upper ab pain

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: It is easy to diagno

Acid reflux is easy to diagnose.
Endoscopy is done to check the degree of damage(esophagitis. This requires visit with a gastroenterologist. You would benefit from regular use of an antacid like Pepcid (famotidine) or Prilosec at bed time daily.

In brief: It is easy to diagno

Acid reflux is easy to diagnose.
Endoscopy is done to check the degree of damage(esophagitis. This requires visit with a gastroenterologist. You would benefit from regular use of an antacid like Pepcid (famotidine) or Prilosec at bed time daily.
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