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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Motility Disorders Center

Research & Reviews  226 results

Targeted Elimination Diet in EoE Patients Following Identification of Trigger Nutrients Using Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05695456

Jan 25th, 2023 - Eosinophilic esophagitis is an antigen driven esophagitis, that is characterized by symptoms of dysphagia often leading to food impaction, and that leads to strictures and esophageal motility disorders, with a significant impact on quality of life...

Probability of additional intervention and long-term follow-up of esophagomyotomy.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-023-09872-4
Surgical Endoscopy; Rasmussen M, Ward MA et. al.

Jan 20th, 2023 - Two common surgical procedures used to treat esophageal motility disorders are laparoscopic Heller myotomy (LHM) with partial fundoplication and per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM). The difference in frequency of follow-up interventions following t...

Chronic opioid users with dysphagia are indistinguishable from symptomatic nonusers on ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14519
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Patel D, Khodadadi A et. al.

Dec 30th, 2022 - Opioid-induced esophageal dysmotility (OIED) includes spastic esophageal motility disorders, increasingly recognized in the contemporary opioid epidemic. We assessed functional lumen imaging probe (FLIP) findings in diagnosing OIED. Symptomatic pa...

Buspirone for Weak or Absent Esophageal Peristalsis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05629325

Nov 29th, 2022 - Esophageal motility disorders can be characterized by poor esophageal motility with impaired clearance of the esophagus. Examples are Ineffective Esophageal Motility (IEM, >70% of the swallows are ineffective or ≥50% are failed) and Absent Contrac...

Can the marshmallow esophagram replace high-resolution manometry as an appropriate scre...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2022.10.036
American Journal of Surgery; Caudell CW, Covil EP et. al.

Nov 14th, 2022 - The purpose of our study was to evaluate the use of minimally invasive Marshmallow Swallow Study (MSS) as a preoperative screening technique for patients and correlate marshmallow results with High Resolution Manometry (HRM) results and post-opera...

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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  23 results

Targeted Elimination Diet in EoE Patients Following Identification of Trigger Nutrients Using Confocal Laser Endomicroscopy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05695456

Jan 25th, 2023 - Eosinophilic esophagitis is an antigen driven esophagitis, that is characterized by symptoms of dysphagia often leading to food impaction, and that leads to strictures and esophageal motility disorders, with a significant impact on quality of life...

Buspirone for Weak or Absent Esophageal Peristalsis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05629325

Nov 29th, 2022 - Esophageal motility disorders can be characterized by poor esophageal motility with impaired clearance of the esophagus. Examples are Ineffective Esophageal Motility (IEM, >70% of the swallows are ineffective or ≥50% are failed) and Absent Contrac...

Impact of Gastric Length of Myotomy During POEM on Gastroesophageal Reflux: A Randomized Controlled Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05500196

Aug 15th, 2022 - • The primary outcome of the study is the incidence of significant reflux esophagitis (≥grade B) in cases with standard and extended gastric myotomies at 6 months after POEM Secondary outcomes: Significant esophageal acid exposure (>6%) as defined...

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

Aug 5th, 2022 - 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 ...

Comparing Pregabalin and Placebo in Patients With Persistent Globus Sensation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05432843

Jul 6th, 2022 - Globus, defined as a feeling of a lump in the throat, unexplained by structural lesions, GERD, or histopathology-based esophageal motility disorders, is a frequently occurring symptom of unknown etiology. Today there is no appropriate treatment fo...

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News  17 results

Then and now: A ‘lifetime’ of advancement in upper GI
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/255934/upper-gi-tract/then-and-now-lifetime-advancement-upper-gi
David A. Katzka, MD, MDedge News

Jul 1st, 2022 - Fifteen years is a lifetime for the advancement of medical research. This seems particularly true for upper GI tract disorders.

Then and Now: A ‘lifetime’ of advancement in upper GI tract
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/255934/upper-gi-tract/then-and-now-lifetime-advancement-upper-gi-tract
David A. Katzka, MD

Jul 1st, 2022 - Fifteen years is a lifetime for the advancement of medical research. This seems particularly true for upper GI tract disorders.

Tidutamab Shows Early Tolerability, Active Immune Profile in Advanced Neuroendocrine Tumors
https://www.onclive.com/view/tidutamab-shows-early-tolerability-active-immune-profile-in-advanced-neuroendocrine-tumors

Nov 15th, 2021 - Tidutamab (previously XmAb18087) was found to be well tolerated with a best overall response of stable disease in patients with advanced, well-differentiated neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of pancreatic, gastrointestinal (GI), lung and undetermined ...

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 ...

Normal FLIP findings usually ruled out esophageal motility disorders
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/234665/gastroenterology/normal-flip-findings-usually-ruled-out-esophageal
Amy Karon

Jan 15th, 2021 - Most patients with normal findings on functional luminal imaging probe (FLIP) showed no clinical evidence of a major esophageal motor disorder, even when their high-resolution manometry (HRM) test results were abnormal, according to the results of.

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