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I'm a 23 year old female with OCD and aspergers I have previously had 2 stomach ulcers and suffer from heartburn daily could these issues be related?

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Dr. Thomas Seck
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Patients with ocd and asperger's tend to also have anxiety issues and anxiety can worsen heartburn symptoms.

In brief: Yes

Patients with ocd and asperger's tend to also have anxiety issues and anxiety can worsen heartburn symptoms.
Dr. Thomas Seck
Dr. Thomas Seck
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Dr. Frank Gaskill
Pediatrics - Developmental & Behavioral

In brief: Aspergers

Often aspies can struggle with anxiety which can result is a variety of issues.
Some if these can include ulcers and panic. Rule out physical issues and seek cbt from a licensed psychologist. Here is a quick take on aspergers. Autism spectrum and aspergers in 8 mins. Check it! http://youtu.Be/xg1ngp1ngds.

In brief: Aspergers

Often aspies can struggle with anxiety which can result is a variety of issues.
Some if these can include ulcers and panic. Rule out physical issues and seek cbt from a licensed psychologist. Here is a quick take on aspergers. Autism spectrum and aspergers in 8 mins. Check it! http://youtu.Be/xg1ngp1ngds.
Dr. Frank Gaskill
Dr. Frank Gaskill
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