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Barrett esophagus, Is it curable in ayurveda or she has to undergo the anti-reflux surgery ?

sir, Doctor has advised my mom to undergo anti-reflux surgery as she has barrett changes in the lower end of the esophagus ( precancerous stage) and hiatal hernia . Is it curable in ayurveda or she has to undergo the anti-reflux surgery ? She is 56. Kindly reply
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Homeopath 's  Response
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As your mother has the problem of hiatus hernia that is the cause of constant GERD and the cause of barrett oesophagus. Yes it is pre acncerous stage. The operation not only for this but for hitus hernia too. You should go for operation.
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Answered: Mon, 28 Mar 2011
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Homeopath Dr. Anshita Singh Rathore's  Response
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Yes surgery will be suggested here, considering her age and disease.
Along with this, and after the surgery, she can take homeopathic medications safely for symptomatic relief.
As pain medication and antacids cannot be given to her for long, due to barrets oesophagus.


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Answered: Mon, 4 Apr 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Ram Mani Bhandari's  Response
Dear shubha
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Actually this condition is surgical condition. But it can be corrected by change in lifestyles and takign some herbal preparation it it was early stage. BUt you are in precancerous stage you had to adopt surgical correction and undergo therapy to prevent metastatis . suggest to follow your surgeon
Answered: Mon, 28 Mar 2011
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