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Having chronic burping with a feeling like choking. What could this be?

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I am having chronic burping with a feeling like I am choking. What could this be?
Posted Wed, 21 Nov 2012 in IBS(Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 49 minutes later
Hi friend
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These symptoms could well be part of the anxiety - especially in the context of known anxiety and Irritable Bowel Syndrome, being already diagnosed, as stated in your history.

However it is better to have some investigations - Upper GI Endoscopy can rule out Oesophagitis, Gastritis, Hiatus Hernia + reflux and so on. ECG and X-ray chest are also generally necessary. If some thing is found, it is treatable with medicines. No need to worry.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
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