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Esophagus

Picture of the esophagus

The esophagus is the tube that connects the throat to the stomach. When you eat or drink, food and liquids travel from your mouth through the throat and esophagus into your stomach.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Peter J. Kahrilas, MD - Gastroenterology

Current as ofMarch 28, 2018

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