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Is heartburn the same thing as acid indigestion?

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Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
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In brief: Probably

Typically we use the same words to describe both.

In brief: Probably

Typically we use the same words to describe both.
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Dr. Howard Hack
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

Heartburn is referred to by different names including acid indigestion or heartburn.
There are other symptoms of the condition know as gerd which can also include coughing, abdominal pain or a fullness in the neck.

In brief: Yes

Heartburn is referred to by different names including acid indigestion or heartburn.
There are other symptoms of the condition know as gerd which can also include coughing, abdominal pain or a fullness in the neck.
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