National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD): Dysphagia


Subject:
Diseases & Conditions , Swallowing Disorders (Dysphagia)

Description:
Brief questions and answers about the causes of and treatments for dysphagia. "People with dysphagia have difficulty swallowing and may also experience pain while swallowing. Some people may be completely unable to swallow or may have trouble swallowing liquids, foods, or saliva. Eating then becomes a challenge." From the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Publisher:
National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/voice/dysph.asp


PID= res:lii-21104