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Read that acid reflux increases ur risk of esophageal cancer. How is this possible? I know it causes irritation but stomach acid is not a carcinogen..

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the chronic constant irritating of the acid to the lining of the esophagus,will create condition known as Barrett esophagitis that has more than ten fold to become cancer,so the acid kind if carcinogenic when it comes to the esophagus

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the chronic constant irritating of the acid to the lining of the esophagus,will create condition known as Barrett esophagitis that has more than ten fold to become cancer,so the acid kind if carcinogenic when it comes to the esophagus
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