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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
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Where is your esophagus?

The esophagus is located just behind the trachea (windpipe), in the  neck. It's at the end of your oral cavity down your neck and to  your stomach. It is the muscular tube t (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)
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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 meas (MORE)
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What is Barrett's Esophagus?

Barrett's esophagus is a complication of gastroesophageal reflux  disease. In Barrett's esophagus, normal tissue lining the esophagus  changes to tissue that resembles the l (MORE)
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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)

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)