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Why is my esophagus curved,

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What could be the growth on the esophagus?

My 83 yr old sister had an endoscopy today and they found something on her esophagus, either ... biopsy, why do they need to do this? How long can we expect her to live and will she be in pain ...
 

What do you suggest for a mass on the esophagus?

/families. He recently had surgery for a mass on his esophagus. He hasn t received the results from biopsy ... at all today but if he was home with the flu that would be the reason why. Especially if his family ...
 

On treatment for nutcracker esophagus, pains in chest, hard to swallow. Reasons ?

I am 44 years old and for the last two years I been treated for nutcracker esophagus ... not explain why I was having pains in my chest . During that time I was taking vicodine for back problems, so ...
 

Tumour in the esophagus

My brother has stage 4 esophageal cancer . He started chemo in Nov. 2011 and when he was scanned in Jan. it showed the tumors in the esophagas had shrunk, but the tumors in the liver had multiplied and were still growing. They added herceptin to...
 

Why am i having sharp pain in esophagus when swallowing and breathing?

Hi, I have a pain on the right side of my right esophagus near the lower sternum whenever I swallow ... occurs when I feel movement along the walls. Why? ...
 

Why do I feel pain in esophagus after eating that reduces on drinking milk?

I have been under an enormous amount of stress this past 3 months and the last few days I am experiencing some pain in my aesophagus especially after eating,,,it seems to abate if i have a glass of milk but not alwasys can you suggest something...
 

Having sharp pain in stomach, esophagus and jaw. Could it be vagus nerve?

hi , i suffer from sudden cramp from stomach area , esophagus into my jaw. this pain is very sharp ... and if so , why? and what can i do. ...
 

Heartburn, burning sensation in stomach and esophagus, painful chest. Taking tums, rolaids. Is it indigestion?

Hi I am wondering why I sometimes get a sharp pain in my chest when I drink pop. I do not normally ... a burning feeling in my stomach and esophagus, I believe this is heartburn. I take tums or Rolaids ...
 

Why is the pain in the esophagus after swallowing that radiates towards the back and do not have heart burn?

I have pain in the esophagus after swallowing. This has happened off and on for the past 24 years ... also radiates from the esophagus area - mostly in my back. Please note that I have not had heartburn ...
 

15 yr old has been vomiting off and on, blood urine, stomach , esophagus reports normal. Why ?

and esophagus and found nothing wrong. They did blood work and urinalysis and found nothing. Is she too young ...
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Have Barrett's esophagus, gastric erosion, gastric nodule in fundus. Biopsy negative. Why is it negative after a year?

was diagnosed with Barrett's Esophagus a year ago via endoscopy . Follow up exam 1 year later observed gastric ... are regarding the BE and recent CT and ultrasound - 1) BE: Why would it be positive for BE abnormal columnar ...
 

Why is my child unable to swallow solid food with redness and inflammation between esophagus and stomach?

to the ER and had a scope of her upper GI which showed that the area between her esophagus and stomach ...
 

Having severe chest pain from back to jaw. Test result showed uncoordinated esophagus. Help?

Barium swallow which showed "uncoordinated esophagus ." Nitroglycerine SL helps. Why do these spasms ...
 

What does lump like feeling in throat when suffering from Barrets esophagus?

scope because they saw a lump? And new erosion at stomach and esphogus and want it checked. But why do I ...
 

Are aschalasias usually cancerous in esophagus?

Are aschalasias usually cancerous in the esophagus ? ...
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Shoulder pain everytime i eat or drink water why???
This could be related to irritation of your esophagus
 
constricted esophagus when swallowing
Hi, You can go for barium swallow and if required upeer GI endoscopy to have a definitive diagnosis... Best wishes
 
Why does my asophogus and pankrius area always hurt/feel uncomfortable but no one finds anything wrong?
There are plenty other organs that lie overlying esophagus and pancreas areas. It would be better if you can describe the symptoms. It may or may not be esophagus/pancreas issue at all.
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