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Tortuous esophagus causes

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What causes pain in the esophagus?

Hi When I eat solid foods it feels that it is stuck in my esophagus and goes down very slowly causing pain ...

Is Alendronate cause damage to the esophagus?

to dryness.(I live in the high desert). Will I be OK with this drug? I read that it can cause damage to esophagus . ...

What causes sternum pain in a person with tortuous esophagus?

I was told by my doctor that my esophagus is not straight, but is curvy, like a winding road back ..., and gag. Is this related to the shape of my esophagus? ...

What causes white spots in the esophagus?

Recently had an EGD Findings 2 gastric ulcers and area of white patches.What causes white page? ...

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
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What is the cause of tortuous esophagus?

series and return for follow-up on Monday. So....what causes a tortuous esophagus? ...My Gastroenterologist said (after an upper scope) that I have a tortuous esophagus. I was a bit out ...

What causes esophagus swelling?

hi!!! I had a cataract operation recently Doctor gave me some antibiotics. After having antibiotics for 2-3 days i started experiencing some trouble in my food pipe.i was not able to swallow my food and the problem became acute....and I started...

What causes discomfort in the esophagus?

symptoms off and on of feeling like asthma is flaring and food going down slowly through lower esophagus and chest and feeling of something at the base of esophagus sometimes. Have been taking OTC omeprazole ...

What causes swollen esophagus?

Hi I am a 60 year old female that for the last few day have had trouble swallowing things like bread. It would hurt my esophagus only in a small area on the left side. I have also had pain in my left ...

What causes esophagus thickening?

my doctor is making me nervous i just had a cat scan which showed thinkening 0f my esophagus, i also just had a esohagrhm which showed the same thing now my doctor wants to do an endoscopi and biopsy ...

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 causes pain in the esophagus?


Will Seroquel causes irritated esophagus?

Can acid reflux or Barret s esophagus irritate the lungs in addition to the esophagus? I have been ... for anxiety and think it may be causing irritation. Will Seroquel cause irritation? ...

What causes difficulty in swallowing while suffering from tortuous esophagus?

I have been diagnosed with a tortuous esophagus. My throat has spasms as well. I cannot swallow all the time. I have to think about it. Cut my food very small. I still choke. If drinking something alot ...

Suggest treatment for lesion on esophagus

After two endoscope my gastroenterologist and the specialist gastro Dr have found an extramarital lesion in my esophagus caused by my aorta pressing intimately into my esophagus wall. More test to follow ...
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Having trouble swellowing what are the causes
Thanks for contacting HCM. Difficulty swallowing could be caused from infection in the throat area. Damage to the esophagus from acid reflux or a motility problem with the esophagus and throat not moving correctly to allow for proper swallowing. I recommend that you seek medical attention to determine the cause of your swallowing difficulties
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.
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