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What causes difficulty in swallowing food along with pain in chest?

Hello Doctor, For the past few days i am finding it little difficulty in swallowing food and my chest is having pain on the left hand side, when i drink water i have a feeling something is blocking the pipe....previously when i had this i took some antacid tablets and it was ok....two days back i had some potato and brinjal which again gave me trouble.....so what is the next step i should take.... Thanks & Regards, XXXX.
Fri, 14 Feb 2020
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Allergist and Immunologist 's  Response
Hi,

You should meet an gastroenterologist so he would evaluates if you have a gastroesophageal reflux. You also should see an ENT and both of them could check from you throat to your esophagus.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Gjustina Loloci, Allergist and Immunologist
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What causes difficulty in swallowing food along with pain in chest?

Hi, You should meet an gastroenterologist so he would evaluates if you have a gastroesophageal reflux. You also should see an ENT and both of them could check from you throat to your esophagus. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Gjustina Loloci, Allergist and Immunologist