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SURGERY FOR GERD

Posted by
daNY on November 10, 2000 at 11:31:42:

I HAVE AN APPT WITH A SURGEON FOR THE LAPROSCOPIC SURGERY.I AM SCARED. I HAVE BEEN EATING GOOD,DOIG ALL THE PROTOCOL,AND IM NOT GETTING BETTER. I HAVE BAD GERD.AND MY ESOPHOGUS IS HURTING. I HAVE BARRETTS. SO I MAY DO THE SURGERY. I AM TRING THE RELAXATION,ETC. HAS ANYONE ON THE BOARDHAD THE SURGERY? I TEACH MARTIAL ARTS,AND SINCE I HAVE THIS ULCER AND GERD,IM OUT OF IT. ITS BEEN MOTHS OF PAIN. I GET GERD FROM JUST DRINKING WATER. ITS LIKE THE VALVE IS WIDE OPEN. IF I JUMP UP AND DOWN,I FEEL IT COME UP.THIS ONLY STARTED A FEW MONTHS AGO. HOW CA THAT VALVE JUST STOP?I WS ON AN ANTIDEPRESSANT FOR YEARS. MAYBE IT DID SOMETHING. BUT I HAD ALL THESE TEST DONE THIS YEAR,BARIUM,ETC. I AM WONDERING ABOUT YEAST. CAN THEY CAUS THE VALVE TO STAY OPEN?I WASON A MED THAT MADE ME VERY BLOATED AND CONSTIPATED,COULD THIS HAVE CAUSED YEAST?I WILL DO THE ALOE VERA AND LICORICE. BUT IM SCARED ABOUT SURGERY. I KNOW I HAVE LEAKY GUT,AND IM WORKING ON IT. BUT BARRETTS IS PRE CANCEROUS,SO SURGERY IS IN MY MIND,AND THEN I WILL KEEP WORKING ON THE PROTOCOLS. PLEASE HELP WITH YOUR OPINIONS. IM ONLY 32 YRS OLD.I MUST HAVE HAD REFLUX FOR YEARS,IN ORDER TO GET BARRTTS. BUT I NEVER HAD A SINGLE SYMPTOM UNTIL 2 MONTHS AGO. I STARTED WITH ALLERGIES,AND THEN TROUBLE BREATHING. NOW I FEEL PAIN IN MY STERNUM ALL DAY,PAIN TO THE TOUCH. PLEASE ADVISE ON THE SURGERY.I HAVE LOST LIKE 12 LBS ALSO.



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