Esophagitis complications
Esophagitis

Complications could include:

  • Learn about the link between Barrett's esophagus and GERD, including causes and treatments.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Barrett's esophagus occurs when cells in the lining of the esophagus are damaged, usually because of exposure to acid from the stomach. If you have heartburn or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) for longer than 10 years, you have an increased...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Esophageal cancer occurs when a malignant (cancerous) tumor forms in the lining of the esophagus, which is the muscular tube responsible for moving food from the throat to the stomach. As the cancer grows, it can affect the deep tissues and muscle...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Dehydration occurs when you lose more fluid than you drink. The most common cause of water loss from the body is excessive sweating. Headaches, dizziness, and decreased urination are symptoms.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Bulimia is an eating disorder characterized by binge eating followed by purging, often through forced vomiting.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A nutritional deficiency occurs when the body doesn't absorb the necessary amount of a nutrient. Symptoms include a pale complexion, fatigue, hair loss, and depression.
    Source:HLCMS
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