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can gerd give you sternum pain?
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can gerd give you sternum pain?

I'm wondering if acid reflux can cause you sternum to hurt a little to the touch or effect those joints where you feel some pain to the touch?
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Hi,
Acid reflux can cause burning sensation behind the sternum.
But it does not cause tenderness (not painful if touched).
If these symptoms persist consult your doctor for evaluation.
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