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Cause and remedy for gag reflux - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   could we still chat for free?
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User :   oh
User :   wow
User :   my wife has a problem
Doctor :   please tell me
User :   i think she has gag reflux?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Occupation: Location: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   34 xxxxxxx 130 pounds
User :   think she has gag reflux?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What is her Symptoms if you can tell
User :   aroundher throat area when her food comes up she has a very weird cough
Doctor :   Hawking kind of sensation
Doctor :   or coughing
User :   kinda of could this get better threw to surgeries? she hates them
Doctor :   She will need to be examined by the ENT surgeon for the same and based on the Examination findings the further management can be discussed
User :   would this be a badproblem/
Doctor :   I do not think so as of now
User :   what can this lead to
Doctor :   There are many causes of Gag Reflex and that in itself is not a Disease so the cause need to be determined
User :   not causes any life threatning situation right?
User :   she needs to bearoundfor the kids
User :   we have 3
Doctor :   Yes there can be the once like the Esophageal Tumor that needs to be ruled out and in that case you need to treat it early
Doctor :   that is why i was not will you tell you the causes for the same
User :   wouldnt she be in alot ofpain tho?
Doctor :   but that is quite rare possibility for Gag Reflex
Doctor :   it shall be advisable to get her evaluated or examined by the ENT Surgeon for the same
Doctor :   ANd based on his examination i shall be able to tell you the next step forward
User :   this cant damage any airways or windpipe right
User :   she got scared when she first got it
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User :   this cant damage any airways or windpipe right
User :   ?
Doctor :   It will need to be seen as to the cause if it is hyper reflex or the Tumor and based on that we shall be able to tell you the involvement of teh wind pip or not
User :   could this be serious?
Doctor :   That is what i am asking you to Rule out xxxxxxx
User :   how do i rule it out
User :   ?
Doctor :   ENT Examination
User :   could this put an endtoher lifeshes a crazy hypercondriactic
Doctor :   I do not think If diagnosed and treated early it shall be any where near Dangerous
User :   good tell her that she thought it was cancer of the esophagus
Doctor :   Please get her Examined IT shall be fine
User :   could that be fronm her sressing out
Doctor :   Since we have discussed more and over about this i shall request you to take her to the ENT physician to rule out the Various possibilities
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