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What causes achalacia cardia?

hai sir, my name is V.Rani recently for me achalacia cardia and i was dialated esophagus. so, why this achalasia cardia comes? for me while eating one take only i cannot swallow and while drinking water it goes then i check up with doctor they said achalasia cardia. why it comes?
Thu, 25 Apr 2019
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Hi,

This is a condition where the normal movements of esophagus are affected generally due to damage to the nerves. The cause of nerve damage varies - may be neurogenic or other degenerative ds.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. I wish you all the best.

Thank you.

Regards,
Dr. Gopal Goel
Orthopedic Surgeon
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