Thoracic diaphragm - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For instance, the alligator diaphragmaticus muscle does not insert on the esophagus and does not affect pressure of the lower esophageal sphincter. The lungs .
GERD and Asthma
If left untreated, GERD can eventually lead to lung damage, esophageal ulcers . tea, colas, and alcohol - all of which relax the lower esophageal sphincter - and .