Difference Between Heartburn and Indigestion

Heartburn vs Indigestion   Heartburn is a specific clinical presentation due to acute gastritis while indigestion is the layman’s term for the actual ill feeling caused by gastritis and other conditions.  Heartburn Heartburn is a burning sensation felt in the lower chest or upper abdomen due to acute gastritis. Acute gastritis presents as upper abdominal […]

Difference Between Heart Burn and Acid Reflux

Heart Burn vs Acid Reflux | Common Cause, Presentation, Management, and Complications   Severe retro sternal burning sensation, so called heartburn, is a common presentation in current clinical practice. It can be resulted from various causes and sometimes it can mimic angina. However, the commonest cause of heartburn is found to be gastro-esophageal reflux disease. […]