Hi, I m 14 and they diagnosed esophagitis from me a few months ago. I had to be with drawled from my public high school and now I m attending online schooling because the symptoms of vomiting would get really bad. Lately I ve been wanting to exercise but my stomach won t let me. I automatically need to throw up. What can I do?
I was at dinner tonight and I started to choke. but didn t feel like anything was lodged. I almost passed out but then began breathing. this has happened to me at least a few times and it is getting scary. My father has diverticulitis and esophagitis (something where he esophagus closes) which is what this feels like. Is this hereditary? what should I do?
About two month ago my gyn told me I should see my family dr, that she felt something in my neck. Didn t make it sound like it was a rush. I am now experiencing difficulty when swallowing, feels stuck in my throat, noticed it when I am eating sandwiches. I tried to drink something to help it go down, that really burned. Now I am noticing my left side of my neck is sore to touch, not sure if I feel what the doctor said she felt. What kind of tests will the family doctor likely do? What could this be? Lastly when laying in bed at night several times I suddenly have vertigo, never had that before either. I am only 47 years old and a non smoker and have been healthy.
My hubby is 40 years old and recent dx with GERD, hional hernia (sp?), Barrets esophagus (sp?), kidney stones and abdominal pains . . . symptoms for all of these started about 2 months ago and still unexplained abd cramps. He has lost 20lbs in this time frame due to illness and starting to watch diet and exercise more - now about 205lbs, 6 ft 2 He woke up with nausea, dizziness and cold sweat, . . . he is extremely dizzy. What is our next step. Yes, he is on meds: dicylomine 20mg, fexofenadine hcl 180mg; dexilant dr 60mg; trilipix 135 mg.
after a endoscopy of my stomach and esophagus, the doctor said there is a small crack in the lining of my stomach and showed me a photograph of the redness or redline taken during the procedure. He said may indicate an ulcer.
Hi my name is Sam, 39yr, male, i've had Barretts Esophagus for 2 years now, two months ago i suffered a muscle strain in my chest and healed, today I woke up with a sharp localized pain in the middle of my chest i thought it was like acid reflux due to my Barretts but at noon i looked and saw a pink spot where the pain is (near the opening of stomach to the right also near where i had the muscle strain near the right ribs).Please tell me what this is.
I am currently awaiting and endoscopy to see whether chest pain I have been experiencing long-term is G.E.R.D or some type of other digestional disorder. I've had pain in my left chest wall area for years, and sometimes my arm becomes very heavy and 'numb'. I get a fair bit of sputum but it is generally quite clear in colour. I've had a heart monitor and am awaiting results as I have been experiencing occassional palpitations. I get quite nauseas fairly regularly and am almost always lethargic. I've also had headaches and a stiff neck a fair bit recently but I'm unsure as to whether this is just due to sleeping position or habits. I had stomach ulcers about 10 years ago. I am now 24 years old and female.
I currently have a pin prick type pain in my rib area, down the left side which I get every now and again, but I'm not sure whether it's related.
Does it sound like the doctor is on the right track by testing me for GERD or barretts esophagus etc? Is there anything else I should be concerned about? Should I be requesting other tests? I've had blood done for Ross River Virus and Glandular fever etc, and have had chest x-rays previously, but not in a couple of years.
Also, my mother has being diagnosed recently with Hashimotos Disease (thyroid)... Is there a chance that this is what is wrong with me, despite our symptoms being different?
I had an endoscopy today. Dr. discovered he needed to dilate my esophagus , I was having some trouble swallowing, also found stomach polyps, and hiatal hernia. My lower esophagus is really tight making it very hard and painful to swallow. Think...
Hi. I have been diagnosed with gastritis and hiatal hernia. I suffer constantly with upper abdominal pain and bloating. Prescribed P.P.I but no change. Had an ultrasound and was clear. What steps should I take.
I have had two upper and lower GI is done in the last two years with results stating that I had starting stages of Barrett's. currently I'm unable to eat any meat chicken pork beef any meat makes me nauseous and sick directly after eating it. I...