Signs that an adjustable gastric band has slipped include nighttime coughing, extreme heartburn, pressure in the chest, difficulty eating solid foods and vomiting saliva, according to Lloyd Stegemann, MD, FASMBS for Obes... More »

Symptoms of GERD include heartburn that may spread to the throat, a sour taste in the mouth, difficulty swallowing and pain in the chest, according to Mayo Clinic. Other symptoms include acid reflux, sore throat, hoarsen... More »

Signs of heartburn include burning in the chest, a burning sensation in the throat, swallowing difficulties, chest pain, coughing and sore throat, according to WebMD. A person may also feel as though food is stuck in the... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

The signs and symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) include difficulty swallowing, dry cough, chest pain, heartburn, food regurgitation, hoarseness or the feeling of a lump in the throat, as stated by Mayo C... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

Symptoms of the gallbladder problems include pain between shoulder blades, pain in the abdomen and chest areas, bloating, nausea, vomiting, heartburn, indigestion, and light-colored stools, states Everyday Health. The sy... More »

Symptoms of a large hiatal hernia include excessive belching, chest pain, vomiting blood, heartburn and difficulty swallowing, states Mayo Clinic. Other possible symptoms include black stools and abdominal pain. Small hi... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

The symptoms of a hernia in the esophagus include heartburn, belching, difficulty swallowing, chest pain, abdominal pain and feeling very full after meals, explains Mayo Clinic. Patients may also vomit blood and pass bla... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues