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Dyspepsia, or indigestion, abnormal visceral sensation in the upper abdomen or lower chest, often of a burning quality. Heartburn from esophagitis and pain of peptic (gastric or duodenal) ulcers are usual causes. Antacids and milk are used for relief.

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