Basic Summary for Achalasia
Main name of condition: Achalasia
What is Achalasia?
Brief description of Achalasia: Digestive sphincter muscle blockage usually of the esophagus
Parent types of Achalasia: Digestive Diseases, Esophagus diseases
Organs Affected by Achalasia: esophagus, digestive
How serious is Achalasia?
Complications of Achalasia: see complications of Achalasia
What causes Achalasia?
Causes of Achalasia: see causes of Achalasia
What are the symptoms of Achalasia?
Symptoms of Achalasia: see symptoms of Achalasia
How is it treated?
Treatments for Achalasia: see treatments for Achalasia
Last revision: May 20, 2003
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