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Can acid reflux/gerd cause costochondritis/inflammation? Also, can you have costo still even if it doesn’t hurt to press on chest?

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Symptom overlap.

Acid reflux and costochondritis can present similar symptoms.
And they can coexist in the same person. But one would not beget the other.

In brief: Symptom overlap.

Acid reflux and costochondritis can present similar symptoms.
And they can coexist in the same person. But one would not beget the other.
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