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Esophageal spasm hurts when i breathe

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Can esophageal spasms cause shortness of breath?

Can esophageal spasms cause shortness of breath? ...
 

Suggest treatment for esophageal spasms

Hi, I have been having esophageal spasms once or twice a week,and today's was the worst pain so far,it feels like it's lasted all day. I have gerd , for which I am taking the maximum dose of lansoprazol ...
 

What causes esophageal spasms when suffering from lyme disease?

, as a result, she suffers from, amongst other things, esophageal spasms. Yesterday my daughter was out when she had a frightening incident of an esophageal spasm which put her in fear that she was dying. While ...
 

What causes esophageal spasms followed by skipped heart beats?

Hi doctor i just had an episode where it felt like spasms in my esophagus but it took my breath away for a few seconds. I checked my pulse while this was happening and i could feel it very erratic ...
 

What causes esophageal tear?

I swallowed a piece of meat and it got stuck I was able to breath and not in any real pain. I went to the emergency room when the meat had not passed after 24 hours because I was not able to swallow anything ...
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Is esophageal spasms a symptom of PMS?

I suffer from esophageal spasms infrequently, but when I do, its usually the two weeks of PMS. Then I ll go three to six months without an episode. And then it ll come back no matter what I eat ...
 

Does esophageal spasms cause breathing difficulty?

Can esophageal spasms cause difficulty breathing similar to asthma along with difficulty swallowing foods and mist regular swallowing cuz throat feels swolen and throat feels like its closing? Along ...
 

What is the reason for irregular heart beat and has diagnosed for esophageal spasms?

a stress test. They say it is because of esophageal spasms. When I have a mislead episode I feel short ... be due to esophageal spasms or am i right when I think something else is wrong? ...
 

Intermittent pain in shoulder blades, under breasts, jaw. Diagnosed as esophageal spasm. Suggestions?

. The pains are not consistent at all and they come in waves when I do have them. The waves last for a couple ... if anything works because the episodes are so inconsistent. The most recent diagnosis is esphophageal spasm ...
 

Suggest treatment for acid reflux and esophageal spasms

My daughter has some acid reflux abd a spasming esophagus. She has extreme pain in her upper back ... on nexium. When she got off the real problems started. She s been on all on the anti spasmodics and anti ...
 

Have GERD, esophageal stricture spasms,esophageal erosion, dizzy , ear ache, headache, pressure in jaw. Esophageal cancer?

I have to go to a gi doctor because I have GERD , esophageal stricture spasms, and esophageal erosion. They said what I have can cause esophageal cancer . When I stand-up I get dizzy, and my vision ...
 

What is the solution for Esophageal spasm after a hiatal hernia surgery?

I had an Esophageal spasm while drinking water, and could not swallow, spit, or breathe, and almost died. I never even knew what they were. Started 8 mos. following Hiatal Hernia surgery, which involved ...
 

Do esophageal spasms cause pain in the middle of chest?

I have been told I have esophageal spasms. This morning when I woke up, I took a drink of water. I ... this happened was 90/50 manually. Can the spasms cause this? ...
 

Suggest remedy to overcome anxiety to stop esophageal spasms

and when he does, the spasms disappear. Logic tells me that anxiety is the cause. So my question is; How ... or drink (excessively) has had an esophageal ulcer (which has healed) and 6 weeks ago underwent a complete ...
 

Frequent esophageal spasms, feeling of swallowing a rock, followed by intense chest pain radiating to the body, black out or seizure. Remedy?

I think I may have esophgeal spasms. I have had this problem for years on and off. Usually, it comes on when I feel like I have swallowed a rock while eating or drinking. My chest tightens up and I ...
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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
 
Are esphageal spasms harmful to fetus durong pregnancy
Hi, Thanks for writing in. Esophageal spasms in the mother are not harmful to the fetus in any way.
 
Since past 4 months I have a sharp pain on my upper left chest when I drink water or any liquid. Endoscopy, chest xray, ekg normal. F 30, 119 pound, 5'2''.
HI. You have to go for barium study of esophagus under fluroscopy control to see whether there is any motility disorder or esophageal spasms.
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