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Second opinion] I have been told I have acid reflux. I have

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Second opinion] I have been told I have acid reflux. I have had chest pains for years on both sides. I have taken omeprazole once a day for it . I am heavy smokeless tobacco user . A few weeks ago started having burning in my stomach right under sternum and throughout my abdominal area. Having diarrhea five to six times a day. Sometimes in the middle of the night sleeping or shortly after I eat .Back pain sometimes middle of back. Va did a CBC and chem 7 test . It wasn't a fasting lab . My blood suger was little high and liver function was little elevated. Va Gi Dr put me on pantoprazole 40 mg twice a day. Wants me to come back end of month for ultra sound of gallbladder. I am still having chest pains and stomach burning on this med. Been on it for 3 days. On my moms side of family everyone had had their gallblader removed. My grandfather had type 2 dibities. i also had an ulcer 17 years ago. Been stressed out about this . Should I be concerned with stomach or esophageal cancer? Glucose came back 185. Non fasting. Sgpt 89 and sgot 40. H. Pylor negative.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Captain replied 9 months ago.

Hi there - is it possible this was a duplicate question, by mistake?