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What causes barrett's esophagus?

I have barrets esphogus ...what does that mean they also took biopsy from my right side and recently had a endoscopy and they found flem around the esphogus

What causes pain in upper esophagus?

Hello, i got this pain in my upper oesophage near to the trhoat on the right side. I noticed it 2 days ago and it came an went, but now i ve been having it for 3 hours and it s pretty strong, feels like a needle or more like a small nerve is...

What is the cause and treatment for barrett's esophagus?

I am a Type 1 Diabetic. Have had a endoscopy and diagnosed with Barrett's. Could stomach emptying slowness from gastroporises contribute to the developing of Barrett's? Also my Dr. put me on Prilosec (the generic form) 1 time a day,sleeping on a...

Does barrettes esophagus cause a burning sensation across the upper abdomen?

does barrettes esophagus cause a burning sensation across the upper abdomen ...

Can spasm of the esophagus cause fainting?

can a spastic esohogous cause fainting ive had the pain in brest bone area lasted 5or 10 minutes break out in swat i fainted both times the doctot did a nuclear scan and ok had stent put in november i ...
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What causes swelling of the esophagus?

Hello- I have a sensation in my throat (middle of the chest ) that feels like my esophagus is swollen or has a pill stuck in it.The problem also happened in one day, just appeared...not so bad ...

What are causes & treatment for blockage in esophagus with chest?

I have had a feeling of a blockage in my esphagus (sp?) and chest area for a few weeks now. I am currently taking Champix to quit smoking and don t know if that is related. Sometimes I have to stop eating and slowly take little sips of water in...

What is the cause and remedy for pain in the esophagus ?

My husband has been experiencing pain in his esophagus with and without food. Sometimes the pain is completely gone and then soon returns. He swallows just fine and doesn t complain of food getting stuck ...

What causes acute exhaustion and burning in the esophagus?

Age 74 years (female) Height 5 feet Weight 55 kg Hi For the past couple of weeks, my mother has been suffering from the following symptoms -     Acute exhaustion (she needs to lie down very often). Sometimes she doesn’t even have the strength to...

What causes pain in esophagus with blocked feeling?

Hello, I have been having pain in my esophagus. It first started 2 weeks ago. I felt it the first .../pain as if someone was squeezing my esophagus. It almost feels like a swallowed a huge pill or piece of food ...

What causes thickening and inflammation of the esophagus?

I had an endoscopy two weeks ago and the surgeon found that I have thickening and inflammation of of my esophagus. I have been taking Nexium for years and seems to help keep the Barets and hearburn ...

What causes GERD, barrett s esophagus and gallstones?

you think is causing this? YYYY@YYYY ...

Can esophagus problems cause throat dysphagia?

my upper body a lot, and that could be a cause of my upper back pain, also. I am worried that there could be something wrong with my esophagus that is related to my back. ...

Tortuous esophagus, frequent chest pain, difficulty in swallowing, inflamed stomach, Barrett's syndrome. Cause and cure?

I have been diagnosed with a tortuous esophagus . What causes it and what is usually done for it ... done and was diagnosed with Barett s, and inflamed stomach and a tortuous esophagus. I have found loads ...

Suggest treatment for mucus in esophagus

ok so two years ago I got a piece of chicken stuck in my esophagus which then started causing esophagus spasms well after a year that cleared up and then about 3 weeks ago I swallowed a piece of bacon ...
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pain in upper stomach area or lower esophagus. what causes this
Hello! I am a Gastroenterologist (DM). It seems to be acid peptic disease or reflux disease. for this take a proton pump inhibitor like rabeprazole and a prokinetic agent like domperidone. Avoid fatty meal and don't lie soon after taking meals, keep at least a gap of at least 2 hours. take small and frequent meals instead of full meal at a time.I hope I have answered your query and this will help.
is it true pop can cause cancer?
No this is not true. You should only drink pop in moderation however because the acid can cause damage to your esophagus. Please rate 5 Stars! I strive to provide the best answers to your questions.
Can anphonia caused by acid reflux be permanent?
Hello! Aphonia due to acid reflux is not permanent.It is caused by inflammation of vocal cords due to the reflux of the stomach acid in esophagus up to larynx.Once treated the acid reflux ,the vocal cords will heal and your voice will be normal again. Take care.
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