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Can Stomach ulcers make you short of breath?
Last Updated: 7th September, 2021
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In respect to this, can Stomach issues cause shortness of breath?
Shortness of breath, also called dyspnea, occurs with GERD because stomach acid that creeps into the esophagus can enter the lungs, particularly during sleep, and cause swelling of the airways. Such airway damage can affect breathing by causing coughing or wheezing.
Also Know, what are the first signs of a stomach ulcer? Other common signs and symptoms of ulcers include:
- dull pain in the stomach.
- weight loss.
- not wanting to eat because of pain.
- nausea or vomiting.
- feeling easily full.
- burping or acid reflux.
- heartburn, which is a burning sensation in the chest)
Hereof, can ulcers cause chest pain and shortness of breath?
Symptoms of peptic ulcers The most common symptom of a peptic ulcer is burning abdominal pain that extends from the navel to the chest, which can range from mild to severe. In some cases, the pain may wake you up at night. chest pain.
Can a stomach ulcer affect your heart?
June 16, 2005 -- A common bacterial infection implicated in the majority of stomach ulcers may also harm the heart, according to a new study that links H. pylori to the development of an irregular heartbeat.