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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Spasm Center

Research & Reviews  139 results

Chicago Classification Update (v4.0): Technical review on diagnostic criteria for dista...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14119
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Roman S, Hebbard G et. al.

Mar 5th, 2021 - Distal esophageal spasm (DES) is defined as a manometric pattern of at least 20% of premature contractions in a context of normal esophago-gastric junction relaxation in a patient with dysphagia or non-cardiac chest pain. The definition of prematu...

Long-term Outcomes of Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy in Spastic Esophageal Motility Disord...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001395
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology; Nabi Z, Chavan R et. al.

Jul 9th, 2020 - Spastic esophageal motility disorders (SEMD) are a rare group of motility disorders including type III achalasia, distal esophageal spasm (DES), and Jackhammer esophagus (JHE). Limited data suggest that per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) may be ef...

Response to multiple rapid swallows shows impaired inhibitory pathways in distal esopha...
https://doi.org/10.1093/dote/doaa048
Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the Inter... Hernandez PV, Valdovinos LR et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - Distal esophageal spasm (DES) is a motility disorder characterized by premature contraction of the esophageal body during single swallows. It is thought to be due to impairment of esophageal inhibitory pathways, but studies to support this are lim...

Opioid-induced esophageal dysfunction.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOG.0000000000000648
Current Opinion in Gastroenterology; Snyder DL, Vela MF

May 19th, 2020 - Chronic opioid use is common and can cause opioid-induced esophageal dysfunction (OIED). We will discuss the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of OIED. OIED is diagnosed based on symptoms, opioid use, and manometric evidence of distal eso...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  143 results

Chicago Classification Update (v4.0): Technical review on diagnostic criteria for dista...
https://doi.org/10.1111/nmo.14119
Neurogastroenterology and Motility : the Official Journal... Roman S, Hebbard G et. al.

Mar 5th, 2021 - Distal esophageal spasm (DES) is defined as a manometric pattern of at least 20% of premature contractions in a context of normal esophago-gastric junction relaxation in a patient with dysphagia or non-cardiac chest pain. The definition of prematu...

Long-term Outcomes of Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy in Spastic Esophageal Motility Disord...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001395
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology; Nabi Z, Chavan R et. al.

Jul 9th, 2020 - Spastic esophageal motility disorders (SEMD) are a rare group of motility disorders including type III achalasia, distal esophageal spasm (DES), and Jackhammer esophagus (JHE). Limited data suggest that per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) may be ef...

Response to multiple rapid swallows shows impaired inhibitory pathways in distal esopha...
https://doi.org/10.1093/dote/doaa048
Diseases of the Esophagus : Official Journal of the Inter... Hernandez PV, Valdovinos LR et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2020 - Distal esophageal spasm (DES) is a motility disorder characterized by premature contraction of the esophageal body during single swallows. It is thought to be due to impairment of esophageal inhibitory pathways, but studies to support this are lim...

Opioid-induced esophageal dysfunction.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MOG.0000000000000648
Current Opinion in Gastroenterology; Snyder DL, Vela MF

May 19th, 2020 - Chronic opioid use is common and can cause opioid-induced esophageal dysfunction (OIED). We will discuss the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of OIED. OIED is diagnosed based on symptoms, opioid use, and manometric evidence of distal eso...

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News  2 results

Functional heartburn: An underrecognized cause of PPI-refractory symptoms
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/213185/gastroenterology/functional-heartburn-underrecognized-cause-ppi-refractory/page/0/1?channel=325

Dec 2nd, 2019 - Esophageal manometry If endoscopic and esophageal biopsy results are inconclusive, a workup for an esophageal motility disorder is the next step. Dysphagia is the most common symptom of these disorders, although the initial presenting symptom may.

Opioid-induced Esophageal Dysfunction
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932523

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Purpose of review: Chronic opioid use is common and can cause opioid-induced esophageal dysfunction (OIED). We will discuss the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of OIED. Recent findings: OIED is diagnos...

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