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Sharp pain near shoulder blade that intensifies by swallowing. ?

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Dr. Edward Gaber
Internal Medicine

In brief: Esophagus problem

Esophageal pain often goes to this area.
Check it out soon with a Gastroenterologist. Meanwhile avoid caffeine alcohol citrus juice and bedtime meals. Chew 5 Altoid peppermints with 2 tablespoons of milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) to stop the pain. Avoid peppermint otherwise

In brief: Esophagus problem

Esophageal pain often goes to this area.
Check it out soon with a Gastroenterologist. Meanwhile avoid caffeine alcohol citrus juice and bedtime meals. Chew 5 Altoid peppermints with 2 tablespoons of milk of magnesia (magnesium hydroxide) to stop the pain. Avoid peppermint otherwise
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