Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Bloating and Inability to Swallow 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Bloating and Inability to Swallow.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Bloating and Inability to Swallow.
  1. Food Allergies
  2. Reflux Esophagitis
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Bloating and Inability to Swallow.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Hiatal Hernia
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Bloating and Inability to Swallow.
  1. Achalasia
  2. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  3. Esophageal Spasm
There are 4 rare conditions that can cause Bloating and Inability to Swallow.
  1. Barrett's Esophagus
  2. Esophageal Cancer
  3. Gastric Carcinoma
  4. Scleroderma

Last Updated: Feb 8, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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