Archive | August, 2018

Esophageal spasm

An esophageal spasm is a condition that causes painful and abnormal contractions of the muscles that happens within the esophagus. The esophagus is a thin muscular tube that sends foods to the stomach. In adults it is 10 inches long with muscular walls and lined with mucus membranes. What are the causes? GERD or gastroesophageal […]