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Suggest treatment for esophagitis

Hello I recently had an EGD done and it was discovered that I have esophagitis and a nodule or scar tissue of some sort in my lower esophagus . The doctor didn't seem to know what it was but was able ...

What is eosinophillic esophagitis?

HEllo I am a 58 year old female who just got diagnosed with possible Eosinophillic Esophagitis- I had experienced 4 months of chronic and persistent cough- Acid reflux was suspected- But today I did ...

Suggest treatment for eosinophilic esophagitis

My 14 yo son has eosinophilic esophagitis dx at 4yo. Allergies to wheat soy corn yeast, anaphylactic to just the smell of shellfish or touching a starfish. From age 5 to age 11 was on oral antigen ...

What is esophageal web?

Hello, what exactly is a Web in the Esophagus? My 100 year old mother has developed one! I thicken her food & liquids! Is there anything else I can do! She is in good health otherwize! Has Dementia .

Suggest treatment for esophageal bleeding

Dear Sir/Madam Today I experienced throat bleeding(fresh bright red blood) after taking solid food( suji halwa), most probably from hypo-pharynx or upper esophagus sphincter and I have also naso-pharynx bleeding occasionally. This type of things...
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Is esophagitis and lump in the throat sign of esophageal cancer?

I m very concerned about having esophageal cancer. In 2009 I didn t have trouble swallowing or food ... a whole month. After an endoscopy I was diagnosed with grade B esophagitis, normal biopsy, and put ...

Esophagitis diagnosis in a diabetic patient

My son, age 10, who has diabetes type 1, has also been diagnosed with esophigitis and inflammation of his lower esophagus . The biopsy revealed that it is most likely due to reflux, however, the pathologist stated that it is still unclear whether...

What is the remedy for esophageal spasms?

Hi I ve been having what I call esophageal spasms for the last few months I do have gerd and am on nexium and zantac at hs. These spasms occur off and on several days then go away for several days I ...

Suggest treatment for eosinophilic esophagitis

Eosinophilic Esophagitis...a condition people with eczema who usually have allergies get. Is there a home ...

Suggest complications with esinophillic esophagitis

Hi,I had my second endoscopy yesterday to see if I still have esinophillic esophagitis. The doc did a biopsy on my esophagus. He also said he found a nodule in my Stomach and he biopsied that also. I am ...

Treatment for zenker s esophageal diverticulum

I have been diagnosed with a Zenker Esophageal Diverticula by having a barium swallow. Should I be followed up by an ENT or a GI doctor. I am confused by this because the speech pathologists that did ...

Suggest treatment for esophageal candidiasis

revealed esophageal candidiasis and fluconazole*14 days OD was given but pain is still persisting ...

What are the symptoms of esophageal tear?

this be an esophageal tear, and if so, will it resolve without medical attention? ...

Suggest treatment for esophageal cancer

Esophagus cancer. 1mm cancerous lesion removed from esophagus. 4 inches of high grade long-segmented dysplasia. Oncologist said that area is high risk for turning cancerous. He recommends removal of entire esophagus. I am very active. Personal...

Suggest treatment for esophageal soreness

Hey Doctor, I am a 61 year old male 6 3 tall and weigh 230 lbs. The other day I took some very hot food from the microwave and thinking that it wasn t that hot swallowed it. About half way down my esophagus I got a very severe burning sensation....
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What is esophageal pathology?
Esophageal pathology means something wrong with your food pipe . it connects your mouth to stomach
What medical tests are used to the diagnostic of eusinophilic esophagitis ?
Esophagogastroduodenoscopic biopsy i the best modality to diagnose the above condition.
Do you know of any relation between esophageal spasms and menstrual cycles?
Hi There is no relation between your menstrual cycle and the esophageal spasms. But, the stress induced during menstrual cycle can trigger acid reflux from the stomach into the throat and cause inflammation of throat mucosa and thus spasm like feeling. Regards
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