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Upper digestive system obstruction: Obstruction in the upper digestive tract can occur anywhere along the tract and can be mechanical or functional, complete or partial in nature. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Upper digestive system obstruction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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