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What Causes Pain In The Chest While Swallowing?

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Posted on Thu, 20 Oct 2016
Question: I have a pain in my chest when I shallow. I just started a couple of days ago. What should I do. My email address is YYYY@YYYY .
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Answered by Dr. Geeta Sundar (7 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Hi,Pain in chest while swallowing is probably

Detailed Answer:
Hi,Pain in chest while swallowing is probably due to Oesophagitis(inflammation in food pipe). Please try a liquid antacid with anaesthetic 2 teaspoonfuls three times a day and take a soft diet. You can revert back in three days. Regards
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What Causes Pain In The Chest While Swallowing?

Brief Answer: Hi,Pain in chest while swallowing is probably Detailed Answer: Hi,Pain in chest while swallowing is probably due to Oesophagitis(inflammation in food pipe). Please try a liquid antacid with anaesthetic 2 teaspoonfuls three times a day and take a soft diet. You can revert back in three days. Regards