Originally posted 2013-06-24 03:36:47. Republished by Blog Post Promoter Esophagitis, an inflammation of the esophagus due to exposure of the esophageal lining to upward or downward irritating chemicals (alkali or acids) causes extreme pain and malnutrition. This is a reversible condition if early diagnosis and proper treatment are employed. Among the conservative managements of esophagitis...