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Is there a surgery to fix a tortuous esophagus. I had all…

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Is there a surgery to fix a tortuous esophagus

Doctor's Assistant: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?

I had all tests to see the insides of me and all they find is the tortuous eso poo nagus and I started with GERD...had a good bolus form....that is what found the tortuous esophagus last june.... what

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Food bolus size of softball no

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Heller myotomy is the surgical option.

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