Noun(1) the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
(1) If the tumour is blocking part of your stomach or gullet , bypass surgery may be an option.(2) The 13-month-old toddler had swallowed a tiny, disc shaped camera battery that damaged his gullet and perforated his windpipe.(3) The corrosive chemicals are irritating to the delicate lining of the gullet .(4) The acid damages cells lining the oesophagus, also known as the food pipe or gullet , which can later become cancerous.(5) The reason for heartburn is a malfunction in the valve-like mechanism found at the junction of the gullet and the stomach.(6) The natural swallowing action helps the endoscope pass into the gullet and down towards the stomach.(7) The tam is thought to have evolved to survive passage through the gullet of the island's biggest, flightless bird, the dodo.(8) The oesophagus is the medical name for the gullet .(9) PDT can also be used internally on the gullet , lungs, bladder, bile duct, brain and eyes, usually through an endoscope or intravenous methods.(10) These drugs reduce the production of stomach acid to allow the inflamed gullet to heal.(11) It's the gullet or oesophagus, the corridor passing from the mouth to the stomach.(12) Contact may be with your skin, or with the lining of your lungs, mouth, gullet , stomach or intestine.(13) Instead, the acid irritates the lining of the gullet , causing the burning pain.(14) Heartburn happens when this acid flows upwards into the gullet (oesophagus).(15) When you swallow, it can feel as though food is stuck in your gullet , as the muscles of the oesophagus try to push it past the tumour.(16) He died suddenly in Bradford Royal Infirmary from ulcers in his gullet , which links the throat to the stomach.
1. esophagus ::
2. throat ::
3. maw ::
4. pharynx ::
5. crop ::
6. craw ::
7. throttle ::
8. gorge ::
Different Formsgullet, gullets
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