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Esophagitis (cont.)

Esophagitis Symptoms

Symptoms of esophagitis include:

  • Difficult and/or painful swallowing, especially if there is a feeling of food getting stuck on the way down

  • Heartburn, acid reflux, or unpleasant taste in mouth

  • Sore throat or hoarseness

  • Mouth sores

  • Nausea, vomiting, or indigestion

  • Chest pain, in the middle of the chest, often radiating to the back, usually associated with swallowing or soon after a meal

  • Bad breath (halitosis)

  • Excessive belching
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