" ...Greetings, I've had one full-blown esophageal spasm (Aug 09) a few 'close ...of early symptoms (throat tightening, difficulty breathing), all when bicycle racing/hard training... "
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Diffuse esophageal spasm (DES) is a condition in which uncoordinated contractions of the esophagus occur. It is thought to result from...Read on Wikipedia
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Esophageal Spasm & Shortness Of Breath
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" Many years ago my bride had an esophageal spasm. At the time, she felt very much like you described, with feelings of pressure, shortness of breath, etc. Over the years we've learned which foods she... "
" ...Anyone ever hear of an esophageal spasm? I hadn't until last Monday. ...center of my chest. I couldn't breathe, swallow or talk. I thought ...OK. They said I had an esophageal spasm. The pain... "
" ...here is a question for all of you who had FUNDO done. Can esophageal spasm cause tightness in the neck and trouble breathing? I mean I am not sure what the spasm feel like, yet I... "
" #7 Ditto! I have this Esophageal spasm for about a week now. ...pain that makes me catch my breath. I breathe with it, ...teh tongue (generic DISPAS). It helped some, but, lately... "
" ...can't stop thinking about my breathing). a hot water bottle helps ease the pain, and ...way of knowing... can an oesophageal spasm cause problems breathing? i will ask my gp... "
" ...fellow Michigander. Your sensation of shortness of breath could be due to an esophageal spasm which is relieved by belching,... "
" ...mention made of a possible esophageal spasm? It manifests very much like angina (chest pain, shortness of breath) and makes sense given your... "
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