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Made kale Soup and a piece of kale got stuck in base of throat. Since then,it hurts to swallow and pain

Last week I made kale soup and I believe a piece of kale got stuck in the base of my throat . Since then, it hurts to swallow and there s a pain in my chest and stomach when I eat. Do I need to see doctor?
Asked On : Sun, 13 Mar 2011
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Gastroenterologist, Surgical 's  Response

Your symtoms are suggestive of GERD /Oesophagitis and Gastritis witth reflux

Avoid spicy meals ,Heavy meals ,Late night dinner and snacks

Avoid smoking and alcohol [If used to]

Avoid stopping and wearing tight clothes

Take some antacid like Digene and Cap Pantocid DSR once before breakfast

Get well soon
Answered: Sun, 13 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Gautam Das's  Response
Hi. Welcome to healthcareMagic. Maybe a peice of kale caused some injury to your throat and some mild edema has developed. You would need an upper GI endoscopy to confirm that and what is causing the pain while swallowing. It might be heralding something else. Please see a gastroenterologist. Take care
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