Heartburn tests
Heartburn

Tests could include:

  • A physical examination is a routine test your doctor performs to check your overall health. It is also known as a wellness check. A physical examination helps your doctor determine the general status of your health. It is also gives you a chance
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  • An esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) test is performed to examine the lining of your esophagus. The esophagus is the muscular tube that connects your throat to your stomach and the upper part of the small intestine. An EGD test is administered by
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  • Your esophagus is the tube that connects your throat to your stomach. Each time you swallow the muscles in your esophagus contract. This pushes the food you eat into your stomach.A valve at the bottom of your esophagus called the lower esophage
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  • Esophageal pH monitoring is performed if you are having problems with your upper digestive tract. It helps your doctor determine if stomach acid is entering the esophagus.The esophagus is the muscular tube that connects your throat to your stoma
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  • The Bernstein test is used to simulate the symptoms of heartburn , a burning sensation in the chest. The test is designed to reproduce the symptoms experienced when acid refluxes up into the esophagus from the stomach. It is also known as the
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  • Endoscopy is a procedure that uses specialized tools to view and operate on the internal organs and vessels of your body. This allows surgeons to view problems within your body without having to make large incisions. A surgeon inserts an endosc
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