Hey Friendlygal, I never had a lump, but I was dx with a hypomotility disorder of the esophagus. It was resolved with reglan, which forces the LES to contract properly. Unfortunately, reglan is not a long-term drug--not sure what they do long-term for it? I take PPIs and supplement with zantac.
Current dx: Rheumatoid Arthritis
Suspected dx: UCTD/Early Lupus
Current Meds: Enbrel, Plaquenil, Aciphex, Ultracet, Zyrtec, Allavert-D, Zantac, Tylenol PM
Past Meds: Relafen, Vioxx, Mobic, Voltaren, Sulfasalazine, Entocort, Prednisone, Humira, Reglan