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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Spasm Center

Research & Reviews  74 results

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...

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Secondary Tracheoesophageal Puncture for Voice Prosthes...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvoice.2022.03.009
Journal of Voice : Official Journal of the Voice Foundation; Ananthapadmanabhan S, Jabbour J et. al.

Apr 15th, 2022 - Tracheoesophageal puncture (TEP) with voice prosthesis (VP) insertion is the gold standard of surgical voice restoration in postlaryngectomy patients. The conventional technique involves rigid esophagoscopes and trocar performed by ENT surgeons al...

Transhiatal Esophagectomy
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1891153-print

Mar 4th, 2022 - Background Transhiatal esophagectomy may be performed for malignant or benign indications. Esophageal resection should be considered in all fit patients with resectable tumors. Optimal results can be obtained by carefully assessing operative risk ...

Transhiatal Esophagectomy
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1891153-overview

Mar 4th, 2022 - Background Transhiatal esophagectomy may be performed for malignant or benign indications. Esophageal resection should be considered in all fit patients with resectable tumors. Optimal results can be obtained by carefully assessing operative risk ...

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Drugs  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Botulinum Toxin Injection in Hypercontractile Esophagus
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01955174

May 29th, 2018 - Eligible patients will present chest pain and/or dysphagia related to the following hypercontractile esophageal motility disorders: distal esophageal spasm, jackhammer esophagus, nutcracker esophagus or type III achalasia with normalization of the...

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News  5 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.

Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM): The Future Is Now
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/869002

Sep 23rd, 2016 - Innovative Technique Offers Hope for Those With Achalasia Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) is an exciting innovation for the treatment of achalasia. According to published studies in approximately 1000 patients, POEM has a clinical success rate r...

Advances in Management of Esophageal Motility Disorders
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/904510

Abstract and Introduction Abstract The widespread adoption of high-resolution manometry (HRM) has led to a restructuring in the classification of esophageal motility disorder classification summarized in the Chicago Classification, currently in ve...

Advances in Management of Esophageal Motility Disorders
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/904510_1

Abstract and Introduction Abstract The widespread adoption of high-resolution manometry (HRM) has led to a restructuring in the classification of esophageal motility disorder classification summarized in the Chicago Classification, currently in ve...

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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Patient Education  2 results see all →