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chest back pain

hi guys im new here . can acid reflux cause chest and back pain i cough every day and sometimes have a severe sore throat . also can it cause a pain down Ur left arm . iv had test after test they say its acid reflux . what makes it worse is i have  a health anxiety so i get anxiety most weeks because of this .
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Avatar m tn
Hi,
Heartburn is the classic symptom of GERD.
But it can cause chest pain too which may radiate to arm and back.
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1551963 tn?1302296332
I have had acid reflux for 10 years and a double dose of prilosec usually would take care of it but just recently i started having chest pains and arm pains like i was having a heart attack. i went to a new doctor and they pricked my finger and ran a test that took 5 mins. she said i had H.pylori which is a bacterial infection of the esophagus. thats something you could tell your doctor to check you for and if thats the case then they  put you on some antibiotics.
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A related discussion, acid riflux and back chest pain was started.
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