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Does esophageal spasms cause shortness of breath

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

Can esophageal spasms cause shortness of breath? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

My esophagus seems to be in a spasm of some kind. Nothing will go down, liquid or solid, not even saliva. I have to spit it up every 15 minutes or so. No pain, just refuses to let anything go down. My email is YYYY@YYYY or... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Oncologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Two years ago symptom was racing heart followed by upper chest reflux. Happened again two hours ago. View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal MD

can esophageal spasms cause slightly elevated troponin level? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

Q Can bleeding from the Bowell be caused from the oesophageal spasms and or Gerd? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

Hi, I have a very sharp and bad pain from the top of my stomach up to my chin. It seems like swallowing a rock and cannot take it down. It also seems like having cramps on my Esouphagus. some say its gas some say it is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Nazma.amman MD

I have read about esophageal spasms.. I get these sudden attacks where I can not get air in a matter of seconds. I read it could be due to this condition. I do better when I can not panic.. Very hard ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nazma.amman ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

I ve done some small research and I think I might have esophageal spasms. They don t happen more than once or twice a month. I burp more than usual, but I don t regurgitate food. What do you think? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Perparim Cerri MD

I know that I have a hiatal hernia. I also know that I get skipped heart beats. I also understand that heart burn can sometimes cause skipped beats. I sometimes go through a short period of occasional ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Perparim Cerri ( Emergency Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

My wife is experiencing severe esophageal pain after a Chinese meal a few hours ago. She was given pantoprazole as a temporary measure. The pain just came back and she took 3 teaspoons of Malox 45 minutes ago ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Antoneta Zotaj ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Naveen Kumar MD

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...

Dr. Gursimran Kaur MD

hi in my opinion you must take an ecg and Echo to rule out a cardiac cause for the same. it can be anginal pain or esophageal spasm due to gerd. in case you have associated acidity and gastritis it is...

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

hello , the spasm may be due to a condition called diffuse esophageal spasm and xray will be normal in such cases , please meet a gastro entrologist , he will do an endoscopy on you and guide you further, thanks