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Forum Name: Gastroenterology Topics
|manchu39 - Wed Dec 26, 2007 8:09 pm||
I am having severe chest pains when I swallow any food and drink. It has been going on for a weeke now. It is very painful. What should I do? Or what could it be?
|Debbie Miller, RN - Wed Jan 16, 2008 7:22 pm||
It should not be painful to swallow and there are many possible causes but you would need to be seen for an exam to find out if there is any structural problem or infectious process involved.
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