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Can acid reflux/gerd cause shortness of breath?

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: GERD

in some patients with Gerd, microaspiration occurs, which could result in shortness of breath either from direct aspiration into the trachea or from reflux-induced asthma.
Just another reason to get Gerd under control. Good luck.

In brief: GERD

in some patients with Gerd, microaspiration occurs, which could result in shortness of breath either from direct aspiration into the trachea or from reflux-induced asthma.
Just another reason to get Gerd under control. Good luck.
Dr. Andrew Seibert
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