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Breast bone pain. Taking volteran, no relief. Mammogram done, normal. History of GERD. Esophageal bruising?

Had a mamo almost a month ago (mamo was fine) but it was a rough one. My breastbone has been hurting since. Went to the doctor and she put me on Volteran (sp?) for a week. Week is almost up and no change. It hurts when I move a certain way or pull out or push in a chair. I am also burping a lot (I have GERD but take medicine for it). Could my esphagus be bruised too? Thank you
Asked On : Fri, 13 Apr 2012
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in GERD,there is constant reflux of acidic contents wid ur semidigested or digested long run due to which there will be epithelial changes which is present on the oesophagus as its medical terms called as baretts oesophagus
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