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Problems of acidity, dont smoke or consume alcohol - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Good morning
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I am having aciditi problem for past few months
Doctor :   Ok
User :   what should i do
Doctor :   May I know your age?
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor / undergone tests in the past?
User :   26
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor / undergone tests in the past?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or consume alcohol?
Doctor :   Have you tried any medications for these symptoms?
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical illness such as diabetes, high blood pressure?
User :   nothing...
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me explain to you.
Doctor :   Acidity is a term used to describe burning sensation that occurs in the upper part of the stomach.
Doctor :   Medically it is described as gastritis.
Doctor :   However some people use the term acidity for a burning sensation that usually occurs in the centre of the chest at nights.
Doctor :   Can you specify which of these 2 symptoms you suffer from?
Doctor :   * Can you describe which of these 2 symptoms you suffer?
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