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Can GERD (acid reflex issues) affect and cause asthma related symptoms?

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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes...

It has been shown that gerd can increase airway bronchospasm thus leading to asthma symptoms.
Therefore, if gerd is present in an asthmatic, it should be treated to reduce the likelihood of asthma sxs/exacerbation.

In brief: Yes...

It has been shown that gerd can increase airway bronchospasm thus leading to asthma symptoms.
Therefore, if gerd is present in an asthmatic, it should be treated to reduce the likelihood of asthma sxs/exacerbation.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine

In brief: YES

Gerd can cause chronic cough.

In brief: YES

Gerd can cause chronic cough.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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