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29 Jan 2009

Chest discomfort
I' ve recently started experiencing chest discomfort. It' s not so much a pain - just very uncomfortable. When I eat it feels like the food struggles to pass through my chest. It' s as if there is some sort of constriction.
I am going through a very stressful divorce so this could be related to it. But what is wrong with me?
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cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Dear DN
This could be an esophagus spasm or a narrowing caused by acid burning the inside of the esophagus. One needs to have a look at this with a gastroscopy if possible. Please ask your doctor to refer you to a gastroenterologist
Dr Bets
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