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Eosinophilic Esophagitis is an immune-mediated inflammatory disorder that is often triggered in atopic individuals by food products or inhaled allergens. It is characterized by infiltration of the esophageal wall, including the epithelium, with mast cells and eosinophils. Clinically, the inflammatory response by mast cells and eosinophils within the esophagus results in symptoms of chest pain, heartburn, and dysphagia
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Your esophagus is a crucial part of your gastrointestinal tract and the process of digestion. Commonly called the food pipe, it is an eight-inch long, muscular tube that serves as a conduit between your throat (pharynx) and your stomach. Learn more about different Esophagus Conditions.