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what is the definition or description of: food getting stuck?

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Dr. Jordan Rush
12 years experience Gastroenterology
Food impaction: When this occurs it typically happens within the esophagus. Often due to several potential causes such as a narrowing from acid reflux or cancer. Also benign conditions such as a schatzki's ring and eosinophilic esophagitis.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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