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Pyrosis: The occurrence of chest pain which is consistent with gastro-oesophageal reflux. See detailed information below for a list of 9 causes of Pyrosis, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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A painful burning sensation in the chest caused by gastroesophageal reflux (backflow from the stomach irritating the esophagus); symptomatic of an ulcer or a diaphragmatic hernia or other disorder
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Medical Conditions associated with Pyrosis:
Heartburn (163 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Chest symptoms (1355 causes), Esophageal symptoms (3079 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Paresthesias (453 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Respiratory symptoms (5166 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Tingling (951 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Cardiovascular symptoms (3192 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Burning symptoms (446 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)
Symptoms related to Pyrosis:
Heartburn (163 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Paresthesias (453 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Heart symptoms (2927 causes), Tingling (951 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes)
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