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My reflux flared up and now it feels like there is something in my chest.i take my ppi but I'm frustrated thinking this could be cancer since I was diagnosed with intestinal metaplasia of the gastric mucosa last year.
Do you have a hiatal hernia? If so it could have gone up into your chest. If you start having difficulty breathing go to the emergency room. if no breathing difficulty make an appointment with your doctor. Many conditions can have this symptom.
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