Dysphagia (Swallowing Problems) Topic Guide
Dysphagia: Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) has many causes. Dysphagia can be caused by diseases of the brain, diseases or conditions that affect muscle function, diseases of the esophagus, or obstructions of the upper digestive tract and esophagus. Symptoms of dysphagia generally is a mild to severe form of difficulty swallowing. Treatment of dysphagia depends on the cause.
Must Read Articles:
Heartburn Heartburn is a symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Heartburn symptoms include a burning feeling in the chest, hoarseness, chronic cough, sore throat, and more. Treatment for heartburn include lifestyle changes, over-the-counter medication, prescription medication, and if necessary, surgery.
Get the latest treatment options.
Digestive Disorders Resources
Health Solutions From Our Sponsors
Pill Identifier on RxList
- quick, easy,
Find a Local Pharmacy
- including 24 hour, pharmacies