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Can bronchiectasis sometimes cause acid reflux or silent reflux in adults ? Thanks

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Dr. Tony Ho
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: No

Reflux is a gastric issue; bronchiectasis is a pulmonary issue.
There is no reason why bronchiectasis would cause reflux, sorry.

In brief: No

Reflux is a gastric issue; bronchiectasis is a pulmonary issue.
There is no reason why bronchiectasis would cause reflux, sorry.
Dr. Tony Ho
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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology

In brief: Possibly

If you are swallowing a lot air and insuflating the stomach, it can definitely trigger more reflux symptoms.

In brief: Possibly

If you are swallowing a lot air and insuflating the stomach, it can definitely trigger more reflux symptoms.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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