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Persistent Dry Cough

I am having persistent dry cough since 2 years. I can see light red marks in my throat. Just wanted to know can acid reflux be a reason for the same. Is there any test through which acid reflux exists or not can be identified?
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Dr. Gladson Guddappa Uchil Bangalore | ENT/ Otorhinolaryngologist
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Dr. Swathi S Aithal Bangalore | General Physician
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Hello..
The light red marks on your throat are due to strain while coughing....yes sometimes acid reflex also causes coughing...it's better you consult a physician first to evaluate you for the reason of cough...yes there are specific ters to see the acid reflux ...thank you
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