Results for: Esophagus

In Digestive System

What is the esophagus?

The esophagus is a muscular tube that connects the throat, orpharynx, to the stomach. It carries food from the mouth to thestomach
In Digestive System

Where is your esophagus?

The esophagus is located just behind the trachea (windpipe), in theneck. It's at the end of your oral cavity down your neck and toyour stomach. It is the muscular tube that li (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

Where is the esophagus?

1. your throat 2. the tube through which food passes from thepharnyx to the stomach; 3. also called your gullet
In Health

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 mus (MORE)
In Health

What is the structure of the esophagus?

stomach The esophagus is a part of one's digestive system. It enables food and liquids to pass from the mouth to the stomach. The esophagus is a muscular tube which measures (MORE)
In Health

What is Barrett's Esophagus?

Barrett's esophagus is a complication of gastroesophageal refluxdisease. In Barrett's esophagus, normal tissue lining the esophaguschanges to tissue that resembles the lining (MORE)
In Health

Why do you have a esophagus?

we need it. for instance wen you sick with the flu it helps because the mucus inside the esophagus helps protect your iner skin from burning because we do have fluid in our bo (MORE)
In Human Anatomy and Physiology

The esophagus is part of the?

The esophagus is a long tube between the mouth and the stomach. Witch are part of the Digestive System .
In Digestive System

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 (MORE)