One of the causes of dysphagia includes radiation therapy, a common treatment for mouth cancer, states Mayo Clinic. This cancer treatment can cause inflammation and scarring of the esophagus, possibly leading to pain and... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Symptoms of esophageal dysphasia may include pain when swallowing, a sensation of food stuck in the esophagus, and difficulty swallowing liquids, solids or both, according to the Texas Stroke Institute. Regurgitation and... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

There are several treatment options for dysphagia, including exercises, change in diet, dilation, endoscopy, surgery or medicines, as stated by WebMD. The type of treatment prescribed depends on the particular cause of t... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

The four major avenues of treatment for throat cancer are radiation therapy, chemotherapy, targeted courses of drugs and surgical procedures, as stated by Mayo Clinic. These four treatment types are of variable effective... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

A variety of symptoms, such as loose teeth, difficulty swallowing and a sore in the mouth that does not heal, can be signs of mouth cancer, according to Mayo Clinic. Any symptoms that last more than two weeks should be c... More »

The cause for a high number during a urine microalbumin test is kidney disease, and treatment depends on how serious the kidney disease is, states Mayo Clinic. The test measures the amount of a blood protein, called albu... More »

Possible causes of an underactive thyroid include autoimmune diseases, treatment for hyperthyroidism, thyroid surgery, radiation therapy and medications, according to Mayo Clinic. Less common causes of hypothyroidism inc... More » Health Conditions & Diseases