Esophageal motility disorder

What is Esophageal motility disorder?

The condition in which the muscular contractions of oesophagus become discoordinated or weak, and interferes with movement of food down the oesophagus, is known as Esophageal motility disorder.The main symptoms of motility disorders are difficulty swallowing, regurgitation of food, and spasm type of pain.

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Hi, for about 3 weeks now I've been a burning sensation in the upper sternum, near the middle of the chest and the right lung, the pain is...

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Esophageal motility disorder has to be ruled out.

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Hello, Sir

I can certainly understand your concern.

The symptoms...

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Hi Dr XXXXXXX heijebu..
I have intense chest pain.Visited many doctors ECG done which was normal.I dont even have acidity problem.What could be...

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Please provide e further information.

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Hi Mam,

I understand your concern.

I can advise you better if you provide me...

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Hello, in the past few years I have developed a worsening condition of esophageal motility disorder. In 2015 a GI said I had a hiatus hernia, in...

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can be anorexia nervosa kindly attach endoscopy report with follow up.

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Thanks for query dear patient.
I have...

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Can this be esophagus cancer or something else? Worried it might be esophagus cancer. Symptoms: 23 year old male, about 1.6 (1 year and 6 months...

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

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Hello, in the past few years I have developed a worsening condition of esophageal motility disorder . In 2015 a GI said I had a hiatus hernia , in...

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I'm 47 and 5'1'' female. Had gallbladder removed Sept of 2012 and esophageal dilation in December of '12. Since then, I have this pain in my chest up...

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My sister is suffering from esophageal motility disorder with psychogenic overlay. is there any treament for it? She is 53 years old. Please advise.

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