Monday, April 7, 2008

Home Remedy for Esophagitis

When the lining of the esophagus, the tube that carries food from throat to the stomach become inflamed, swollen, or irritated it is called Esophagitis.

This condition causes great discomfort to the affected person, immediate action must undertake to avoid further complications.

Causes

* Reflux of stomach contents (GERD)
* Excessive vomiting
* Esophageal Obstruction
* Infections (Viral and Bacterial)
* Injury from chemicals
* Radiation injury

Symptoms

* Fever
* Hernias
* Difficulty when swallowing
* Pain when swallowing
* Feeling like something is stuck in the throat
* Burning sensation in the esophagus
* Acid reflux (heartburn)
* Shortness of breath due to obstructed throat
* Bleeding, either as blood in vomit or in stools


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