What Are the Symptoms of Esophageal Ulcers

Q:
What Are the Symptoms of Esophageal Ulcers?

A:
An esophageal ulcer is an open sore in the lining of the esophagus. The esophagus is the tube that carries food and liquid from your mouth to your stomach.

Symptoms

Signs and symptoms may include:

  • Pain when you swallow or trouble swallowing
  • Pain behind your breastbone (heartburn)
  • Upset stomach (nausea) and vomiting
  • Vomiting blood
  • Chest pain

 

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