I am a 42 white female. I was just told after having a barium swallow that I have an Esophagus of a 70 or 80 year old. They said the muscle movement of my esophagus is very slow. The last couple of weeks I have experienced chest pain and felt like I have a lump in my throat(this feeling is constant). I am supposed to go to a specialist soon to get more info, hopefully on tx. Have you ever heard of this is someone my age? I am not overweight, in fact I have lost a couple of pounds in the last month w/out trying. Eating has been difficult lately and I am tired, I guess from not eating that well. Just knowing there are others out there with the same thing, having an active life would make me feel better. Thanks "Gerdy"
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