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Common case of dyspepsia

Dyspepsia is a difficult and vague symptom evaluate and requires careful questioning. The discomfort may sometimes amount to pain and some of the conditions to be kept in mind in order to diagnose dyspeptic patients include peptic ulcer, pancreatitis, gastro- oesophageal reflux, upper gastrointestinal malignancies, hepatitis, drug reactions, alcohol effect and stress. Heartburn is to be considered as myocardial ischemia unless proven otherwise.

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