Dilation can improve dysphagia caused by caustic strictures or post-surgical strictures.
Food obstructions caused by esophageal strictures represents one of the most common endoscopic emergencies and can usually be treated with immediate gentle dilation.
Do talk with your Dr. about your concern.
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