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My Friend is experiencing stomach upset, food getting stuck (swallowing), difficulty swallowing (worsened by: swallowing hot liquids) , abdominal pain (generalized) and chest pain or discomfort (better by: antacid medications) (side: both) (quality: stin

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Dr. David Ziring
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
9 doctors agree

In brief: Possible EoE?

Sounds like she needs some help.
She may need an upper endoscopy and an upper GI X-ray series to evaluate the cause of her symptoms.

In brief: Possible EoE?

Sounds like she needs some help.
She may need an upper endoscopy and an upper GI X-ray series to evaluate the cause of her symptoms.
Dr. David Ziring
Dr. David Ziring
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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Needs EGD.

It sounds like your friend would need an EGD.
Diagnostic possibilities would include reflux, esophageal structure, esophageal web, Zenker’s diverticulum, hiatal hernia. And EGD would be the most direct test to undergo.

In brief: Needs EGD.

It sounds like your friend would need an EGD.
Diagnostic possibilities would include reflux, esophageal structure, esophageal web, Zenker’s diverticulum, hiatal hernia. And EGD would be the most direct test to undergo.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Possible

Esophageal spasms, though GERD or complications.
The friend needs to see a Gastroenterology specialist . Barium swallow with or without Upper endoscopy

In brief: Possible

Esophageal spasms, though GERD or complications.
The friend needs to see a Gastroenterology specialist . Barium swallow with or without Upper endoscopy
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
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