Results for: Esophagus

What comes after the esophagus?

Well, the stomach! After all, the esophagus is in the digestive system. But, you may have confused the esophagus with the trachea, in the respiratory system. If that is true, (MORE)

What do the esophagus and trachea do?

The trachea enables the flow of air from the external environment into the lungs to absorb oxygen and other gases. The esophagus allows the body to ingest food for optimal n (MORE)
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What is the role of the esophagus?

helps the food go down into the stomach   The esophagus is a muscular tube about 25 cm long. Food takes two to three seconds to move through the esophagus when a series of (MORE)

What is thickening of the esophagus?

In dogs, this is called "mega-esophagus," a condition in which the  muscles of the esophagus are unusually thick and inflexible, so  that the animal has trouble swallowing i (MORE)
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How wide is the esophagus?

The oesophagus is approx. 12 [Inches] Wide. This information, is very accurate. Scientest's in China & Japen, decided, After so many questions about the length & height of the (MORE)