Usage examples for esophagus

  1. It is introduced into the esophagus or larynx to remove foreign bodies or introduce medication. – Surgical Anatomy by Joseph Maclise
  2. Now, if you will just place your fingers upon the front of your neck and slide them up and down, you will, at once, feel your windpipe- a hard, rounded tube with ridges running across it,- while, no matter how carefully you feel, or how deeply you press, you cannot feel your gullet or esophagus at all. – A Handbook of Health by Woods Hutchinson
  3. 10. Describe the work performed by the muscles of the stomach, the mouth, the esophagus, and the small intestine. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.