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Research & Reviews  12,819 results

High Resolution Manometry in a Functioning Fundoplication - Establishing a Standard Pro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000004813
Annals of Surgery; Müller DT, Parker B et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - The aim of this study was to provide a full HRM data set in patients with a normal functioning fundoplication. The Chicago classification was devised to correlate High Resolution Manometry (HRM) values to the clinical status of patients with swall...

Congee for the Soul.
https://doi.org/10.1002/hast.1212
The Hastings Center Report; Gabbay E, Fins JJ et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Provision of adequate nutrition to elderly patients who develop dysphagia after a stroke can be quite challenging, often leading to the placement of a percutaneous entero-gastrostomy (PEG) tube for nutritional support. This hypothetical case descr...

Primary Malignant Melanoma of the Oropharynx Presented on 18F-FDG PET/CT.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003554
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Xiao J, Su M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Primary malignant melanoma in the oropharynx is extremely rare. A 49-year-old man presented with a 3-month history of progressive dysphagia. An outside CT scan of the head and neck showed a space-occupying lesion in the oropharynx. Staging with FD...

Giant cell myositis associated with concurrent myasthenia gravis: a case-based review o...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7904393
Clinical Rheumatology; Scangarello FA, Angel-Buitrago L et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - The term "giant cell myositis" has been used to refer to muscle diseases characterized histologically by multinucleated giant cells. Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune neuromuscular junction disorder. The rare concurrence of giant cell myositis wi...

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Guidelines  29 results

ACG Clinical Guidelines: Diagnosis and Management of Achalasia.
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000000731
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Vaezi MF, Pandolfino JE et. al.

Aug 10th, 2020 - Achalasia is an esophageal motility disorder characterized by aberrant peristalsis and insufficient relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter. Patients most commonly present with dysphagia to solids and liquids, regurgitation, and occasional ch...

Society of swallowing and dysphagia of Japan: Position statement on dysphagia managemen...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7377736
Auris, Nasus, Larynx; Kimura Y, Ueha R et. al.

Aug 1st, 2020 - On April 14, the Society of Swallowing and Dysphagia of Japan (SSDJ) proposed its position statement on dysphagia treatment considering the ongoing spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The main routes of transmis...

Functional Swallowing Units (FSUs) as organs-at-risk for radiotherapy. PART 2: Advanced...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.radonc.2018.09.022
Radiotherapy and Oncology : Journal of the European Socie... Gawryszuk A, Bijl HP et. al.

Dec 15th, 2018 - In a separate article (PART 1), a rationale and explanation of the physiology-and-anatomy-based concept of Functional Swallowing Units (FSUs) was presented. FSUs are swallowing muscles not included in the set of commonly defined swallowing organs ...

The 2018 ISDE achalasia guidelines
https://academic.oup.com/dote/article/31/9/doy071/5087687
Zaninotto, G.,et al.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Achalasia is a relatively rare primary motor esophageal disorder, characterized by absence of relaxations of the lower esophageal sphincter and of peristalsis along the esophageal body. As a result, patients typically present with dysphagia, regur.

The 2018 ISDE achalasia guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1093/dote/doy071
Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the Inter... Zaninotto G, Bennett C et. al.

Aug 31st, 2018 - Achalasia is a relatively rare primary motor esophageal disorder, characterized by absence of relaxations of the lower esophageal sphincter and of peristalsis along the esophageal body. As a result, patients typically present with dysphagia, regur...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,119 results

High Resolution Manometry in a Functioning Fundoplication - Establishing a Standard Pro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000004813
Annals of Surgery; Müller DT, Parker B et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - The aim of this study was to provide a full HRM data set in patients with a normal functioning fundoplication. The Chicago classification was devised to correlate High Resolution Manometry (HRM) values to the clinical status of patients with swall...

Congee for the Soul.
https://doi.org/10.1002/hast.1212
The Hastings Center Report; Gabbay E, Fins JJ et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Provision of adequate nutrition to elderly patients who develop dysphagia after a stroke can be quite challenging, often leading to the placement of a percutaneous entero-gastrostomy (PEG) tube for nutritional support. This hypothetical case descr...

Primary Malignant Melanoma of the Oropharynx Presented on 18F-FDG PET/CT.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RLU.0000000000003554
Clinical Nuclear Medicine; Xiao J, Su M et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Primary malignant melanoma in the oropharynx is extremely rare. A 49-year-old man presented with a 3-month history of progressive dysphagia. An outside CT scan of the head and neck showed a space-occupying lesion in the oropharynx. Staging with FD...

Giant cell myositis associated with concurrent myasthenia gravis: a case-based review o...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7904393
Clinical Rheumatology; Scangarello FA, Angel-Buitrago L et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - The term "giant cell myositis" has been used to refer to muscle diseases characterized histologically by multinucleated giant cells. Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune neuromuscular junction disorder. The rare concurrence of giant cell myositis wi...

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News  415 results

Fast Five Quiz: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Management
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945392

Feb 11th, 2021 - Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) affects as many as 28% of North American residents. Marked by an excessive backup of gastric contents into the esophagus leading to troublesome symptoms and/or complications, it can result from dysfunction of...

Assessing Thyroid Nodules: A Clinician's Guide
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/942259

Dec 10th, 2020 - A 69-year-old woman comes in to the clinic for follow-up. She recently underwent MRI for vertigo, which noted a thyroid nodule. She denies any compressive symptoms and has no history of thyroid disease. She also denies a family history of thyroid ...

Fast Five Quiz: Esophagitis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933345_2

Jul 13th, 2020 - Answer 1/5 Which of the following symptoms is most specific for reflux esophagitis associated with GERD? Your peers chose: Dysphagia and nausea in combination 0% Regurgitation 0% Odynophagia 0% Chest pain preceded by abdominal bloating 0% The most...

Fast Five Quiz: Esophagitis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933345_6

Jul 13th, 2020 - Esophageal food impaction can be the initial presentation of PPI-responsive eosinophilic esophagitis. A study that compared the initial presenting symptoms of eosinophilic esophagitis reported that women more commonly presented with heartburn, whe...

Fast Five Quiz: How Familiar Are You With Iron Deficiency Anemia?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/860760_4

Jun 16th, 2020 - Patients with iron-deficiency anemia may experience a range of symptoms, including dysphagia with solid foods, which results from esophageal webbing. Additional signs and symptoms may include: Fatigue and diminished capability to perform hard labo...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →