TITLE

Noncardiac chest pain: Heartburn, not heart attack

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Health Letter;Nov2011, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the efficient diagnosis of heartburn and noncardiac chest pain. It says that heartburn is commonly associated with a sign of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). According to the author, physicians and medical professionals can diagnose the condition through a proton pump inhibitor drug test. INSET: Other causes of chest pain.
ACCESSION #
66654193

 

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