Dysphagia means that you have difficulty swallowing. Dysphagia is usually a problem with your throat or esophagus moving food and liquids from the back of your mouth to your stomach. Though it can occur for many reasons, it is a common sign of GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease).


The preceding information is intended only to provide general information and not as a definitive basis for diagnosis or treatment in any particular case. It is very important that you consult your doctor about your specific condition.