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Posted by: Moses | 2009/12/21

Ulcers or Heartburn?

I have difficulty swallowing.It started as dry but as I eat there is this chest inflammation.Could it be ulcers?I took Gaviscon when I thought it is to do with heartburn with no effect.Should I see the Doc?

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Hallo Moses
Yes one should see a doctor if you battle with swallowing - it may be a narrowing in the esophagus due to injury by acid reflux or even a cancer in the esophagus.
Dr Bets

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