Digestive Diseases and Conditions

Esophagus
The esophagus is an organ that consists of a muscular tube through which food passes to the stomach. It is usually about 25–30 cm long and is divided into cervical, thoracic and abdominal parts. The entry to the esophagus opens only when swallowing or vomiting.

 
 
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Dr. Mallat recently participated in a multi-center study on the efficacy of cryotherapy for treating a pre-cancerous condition of the esophagus (known as Barrett’s esophagus). Cryotherapy is the application of a freezing mist...
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