Heartburn is the painful burning feeling inside the throat, usually from the reflux of stomach acid up the esophagus. Heartburn is also called pyrosis. It is usually felt as chest pain, and other causes of chest pain need to be ...

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Heartburn is caused by the reflux of acid, often with other stomach contents, up the esophagus. The severity of the ...

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