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Blood in sputum with weight loss, Gastroesophageal reflux disease - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i have noticed thick blood spots in the 1st sputum of the day. i've lost 4kgs in jst one month .
User :   i think i am suffering with a dangerous disease..
User :   please suggest/
User :   i spoke to my doctor and got the response that things r fine however i still don't understand why is that happening..
User :   is somebody there?
User :   did u get that ?
Doctor :   hello
User :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
blood in sputum?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
did u go for chest xray?
User :   yes
User :   it was all normal
User :   as per my doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
did u go for montoux test?
User :   yes i did n that was normal too
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i went for endoscopy too
Doctor :   what about bronchoscopy?
User :   i dont thik so
User :   i was told that there is a sort of gas that produces in my stomack and it comes up when i sleep ..and it does all the damage..
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
then it the problem with ur esophagus
User :   i feel lots of pain in my throat
Doctor :  
that may be GERD

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
it is reflux esopahgitis
Doctor :  
which means the acid from stomach is entering ur esophagus and leading to bleeding
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