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135 Possible Causes for Aphagia, Chest Pain Radiating to the Left Arm

  • Esophageal Spasm

    Abstract A 19-year-old man first presented with clinical, radiological, and manometric features of diffuse spasm. Within a year his motility disorder progressed to "vigorous" and, finally, classic achalasia. After pneumatic dilatation and subsequent long myotomy, the features of classic achalasia disappeared and he[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Angina Pectoris

    TERMINOLOGY The term "angina pectoris" calls to mind a condition in which pain in the chest occurs in attacks, radiating frequently down the left arm and associated wtih aortic[annals.org] Symptoms include a pain or pressure sensation in the chest, which may radiate to the left arm, shoulder, or jaw.[uspharmacist.com] […] of tightness in the chest radiating pain to the neck, jaw and left arm, or both arms sometimes, radiating pain in the upper back and shoulders.[healthywa.wa.gov.au]

    Missing: Aphagia
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    AMI typically presents with central chest pain which may radiate to the neck, left arm, jaw, and shoulders.[symptoma.com] The pain is described as substernal pressure, squeezing, aching, burning, or even sharp pain. Radiation to the left arm or neck is common.[patient.info] A heart attack , typically, presents with chest pain which radiates to the left arm, jaw, shoulders and neck.[symptoma.com]

    Missing: Aphagia
  • Myocardial Infarction

    It is characterized by a severe and rapid onset of symptoms that may include chest pain, often radiating to the left arm and left side of the neck, dyspnea, sweating, and[icd9data.com] Development of sudden chest pain is the most common symptom of heart attack. The pain may radiate down the left arm or neck in majority of the cases.[symptoma.com] The pain is described as substernal pressure, squeezing, aching, burning, or even sharp pain. Radiation to the left arm or neck is common.[patient.info]

    Missing: Aphagia
  • Lower Esophageal Ring

    Between 1970 and 1978, we saw 24 patients with lower esophageal rings and complaints of episodic aphagia or progressive dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Episodic aphagia results from impaction of food at the site of the ring. Since 1970, 88 patients have been seen with either dysphagia or episodic aphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptoms may be either episodic aphagia or progressive dysphagia, and the severity of symptoms is related to the diameter of the ring.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Chest Pain Radiating to the Left Arm
  • Esophageal Obstruction

    86-year-old man in a very poor general condition with a 10-year history of a Zenker's diverticulum as a cause of a complete obstruction of the esophagus with subsequent aphagia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In our case, we illustrate a giant right-sided Zenker's diverticulum responsible for complete aphagia in a 78-year-old male patient.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Total aphagia from complete esophageal obstruction (CEO) can be seen in patients with head-neck or thoracic malignancies undergoing chemoradiation or[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Chest Pain Radiating to the Left Arm
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia

    English congenital diaphragmatic hernia diaphragm disease characterized by the lack of development of all or part of the diaphragm, which results in an abnormal opening that allows the stomach and intestines to move into the chest cavity and crowd the heart and lungs diaphragmatic hernia congenital diaphragmatic[…][wikidata.org]

    Missing: Aphagia
  • Acute Pericarditis

    Sudden onset chest pain Chest pain found in pericarditis is sudden in onset, pleuritic type and substernal or left precordial in location.[explainmedicine.com] It may radiate to the trapezius ridge, neck, arms, or jaw.[explainmedicine.com]

    Missing: Aphagia
  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    BACKGROUND: Mallory-Weiss syndrome (MWS) with active bleeding at endoscopy may require endoscopic haemostasis the modalities of which are not well-defined. AIM: To compare the efficacy of endoscopic band ligation vs. hemoclip plus epinephrine (adrenaline) in bleeding MWS. METHODS: From 2001 to 2008, 218 consecutive[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Aphagia
  • Progressive Bulbar Palsy

    Abstract Our objective was to study the clinical course of patients diagnosed with progressive bulbar palsy (PBP). We reviewed all 392 medical records of ALS patients seen between 1 January 2000 and 31 July 2007. Patients with isolated PBP at presentation were selected and classified into those with normal EMG of[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Chest Pain Radiating to the Left Arm

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