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21 Jan 2004

weired querry
can ones tummy eat itself??? I have this burning feeling just below myribcage, taken antacid but not helping. so my friend joked and said maybe my tummy is eating itself coz I hardly eat - no appetite.
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01 Jan 0001

Petti, the acid in the stomach may burn/eat the stomach lining and cause gastritis and/or an ulcer. Your symptoms may also be due to bile reflux or a pancreas or gall bladder problem, so the best would be to see your doctor. Good luck.
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