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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Motility Disorders Center

Research & Reviews  174 results

Relationship Between Esophageal Motility Disorders and Autonomic Nervous System in Diab...
https://doi.org/10.1177/15579883221098588
American Journal of Men's Health; Syrine G, Mariem MK et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Little attention has been given to esophageal disorders in diabetes mellitus. Pathophysiology of esophageal motility disorders (EMD) in patients with diabetes mellitus is multifactorial. The aims of the present study were: (a) to evaluate the prev...

The prevalence of gastroesophageal reflux disease in named manometric patterns of dysmo...
https://doi.org/10.1093/dote/doac023
Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the Inter... de Padua F, Herbella FAM et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - Esophageal motility disorders (EMD) may be considered primary disorders only in the absence of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). If GERD is present, treatment should be directed toward correction of the abnormal reflux. The actual prevalence...

Monopolar and Bipolar Current RFA Knife in POEM
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05272046

Apr 4th, 2022 - Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) is performed for various esophageal motility disorders, including achalasia and other spastic esophageal conditions. It is performed with the standard endoscope and involves dissection of the esophageal submucosa...

Drooling (Sialorrhea)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/879271-print

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Drooling (sialorrhea) is the unintentional loss of saliva from the mouth. The term drooling commonly refers to anterior drooling and should be distinguished from posterior drooling, in which saliva spills over the tongue throug...

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Guidelines  1 results

Chicago Classification update (version 4.0): Technical review on diagnostic criteria fo...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14182
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Khan A, Yadlapati R et. al.

Jul 1st, 2021 - The recommended diagnostic criteria for achalasia have been recently updated by Chicago Classification version 4.0 (CCv4.0), the widely accepted classification scheme for esophageal motility disorders using metrics from high-resolution manometry (...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Monopolar and Bipolar Current RFA Knife in POEM
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05272046

Apr 4th, 2022 - Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) is performed for various esophageal motility disorders, including achalasia and other spastic esophageal conditions. It is performed with the standard endoscope and involves dissection of the esophageal submucosa...

Non-invasive Markers of Esophageal Function in Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04074356

Aug 18th, 2021 - Dysphagia, or difficulty with swallowing, is a common symptom affecting nearly 9.4 million individuals or 4% of the US population. High resolution esophageal manometry is currently considered the gold standard test for evaluation and diagnosis of ...

Use of EndoFLIP and Manometry Prior to G-POEM
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04844190

Apr 14th, 2021 - Gastroparesis is defined as an objective delay in gastric emptying in the absence of mechanical obstruction with corresponding cardinal symptoms of postprandial fullness, early satiety, nausea, vomiting, bloating, and abdominal pain. Gastroparesis...

Anterior Orientation vs Posterior Orientation in Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy POEM for the Treatment of Achalasia
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03228758

May 5th, 2020 - Achalasia is one of the most studied esophageal motility disorders. The etiology of Achalasia is autoimmune, neurodegenerative, or viral immune. Achalasia is a consequence of the degeneration of ganglion cells in the myenteric plexus of the esopha...

PPI's and SSRI's Therapy for the Management of NCCP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02825342

Dec 2nd, 2019 - We have therefore designed a prospective study in order to evaluate the effect of PPI and SSRI therapy for different subtypes of NCCP patients using multichannel intraluminal impedance and pH (MII-pH) monitoring. METHODS Patients with non cardiac ...

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News  9 results

Experts Recommend Key Modifications to High-Resolution Manometry
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949136

Apr 13th, 2021 - The field of esophagology was transformed by the pioneering work of the late Dr Ray Clouse, who developed color topographic plots to more accurately assess esophageal motility. Clouse's spirit of innovation in this area has since been taken up by ...

Erythematous Edematous Plaques on the Dorsal Aspects of the Hands
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/195697/mixed-topics/erythematous-edematous-plaques-dorsal-aspects-hands?channel=113
Austin G. Bell, MD, John W. Roman, MD et. al.

Mar 5th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: Phytophotodermatitis Initially, there was concern for autoimmune or connective tissue disease because of the edematous plaques localized over sun-exposed regions of the hands with marked sparing of the knuckles. Lupus erythematosus.

Erythematous Edematous Plaques on the Dorsal Aspects of the Hands
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/195697/mixed-topics/erythematous-edematous-plaques-dorsal-aspects-hands
Austin G. Bell, MD, John W. Roman, MD et. al.

Mar 5th, 2019 - The Diagnosis: Phytophotodermatitis Initially, there was concern for autoimmune or connective tissue disease because of the edematous plaques localized over sun-exposed regions of the hands with marked sparing of the knuckles. Lupus erythematosus.

Study examines POEM learning curve
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/171756/gastroenterology/study-examines-poem-learning-curve
Amy Karon, MDedge News

Aug 31st, 2018 - Technical failures or adverse events complicated 4% of peroral endoscopic myotomies (POEMs) in a large single-center retrospective study. Individual predictors of this composite negative outcome included case number, full-thickness myotomy, and pr.

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