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189 Possible Causes for Corkscrew Esophagus

  • Depression

    A 67-year-old man was referred to an outpatient clinic of geriatric psychiatry because of persistent symptoms of depression and anxiety, accompanied by sleepiness. The latter had been evaluated multiple times in the general practice over several years; each time it was considered to be a symptom of depression.[…][]

  • Esophagitis

    BACKGROUND: This study compared the effectiveness and acceptability of all Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-recommended dose proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) in erosive esophagitis (EE): Dexlansoprazole 60 mg, Esomeprazole 40 mg, Esomeprazole 20 mg, Pantoprazole 40 mg, Lansoprazole 30 mg, Rabeprazole 20 mg,[…][]

  • Endogenous Depression

    Endogenous depression (melancholia) is an atypical sub-class of the mood disorder, major depressive disorder (clinical depression). It could be caused by genetic and biological factors. Endogenous depression occurs due to the presence of an internal (cognitive, biological) stressor instead of an external (social,[…][]

  • Phobia

    2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 300.20 Phobia, unspecified 2015 Billable Thru Sept 30/2015 Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015 ICD-9-CM 300.20 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 300.20 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before[…][]

  • Anxiety Disorder

    Home 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes Mental Disorders 290-319 Neurotic Disorders, Personality Disorders, And Other Nonpsychotic Mental Disorders 300-316 Anxiety, dissociative and somatoform disorders 300- 300 Anxiety, dissociative and somatoform disorders 300.0 Anxiety states 300.00 Anxiety state, unspecified convert[…][]

  • Nutcracker Esophagus

    Hypercontracting esophagus ("nutcracker esophagus") differs from diffuse esophageal spasm ("corkscrew esophagus").[] A minority of patients may demonstrate features of non-specific esophageal motility disorder 1,2. diffuse esophageal spasm non-specific esophageal motility disorder presbyoesophagus[] Esophagus, Diffuse Esophageal Spasm.[]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    Ventricular septal rupture (VSR) is a rare but fatal complication of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) with an associated mortality that ranges from 41% to 80%. The treatment consists of supplemental oxygenation, afterload reduction, intraaortic balloon pump, and surgical repair. In selected patients, extracorporeal[…][]

  • Lower Esophageal Ring

    Spasm By G WANTRAPPEN and J HELLEMANs With 3 Figures 355 Related Conditions 361 Gastroesophageal Sphincter 375 750 377 Related Syndromes 390 Myasthenia Gravis 398 Extrapyramidal[] Or, I thought, it might be a diffuse esophageal spasm. Or maybe it was a hiatal hernia, in which the stomach can protrude through the diaphragm and into the esophagus.[] Figure 253 References 259 References 265 Registration Method 272 The Deglutitive Inhibition 280 Chapter 3 286 Clinical Features 293 746 310 References 341 747 342 Diffuse Esophageal[]

  • Hysterical Neurosis

    Symptoms may appear: the sensation of a lump in the throat; Lack of appetite esophageal spasm sore throat paralysis pain in the heart.[]

  • Corkscrew Esophagus

    Abstract Corkscrew esophagus (also referred as rosary bead esophagus) is a classic finding of diffuse esophageal spasm (DES) in barium studies reflecting abnormal contractions[] This finding, referred to as a “corkscrewesophagus, can be seen in diffuse esophageal spasm from abnormal, tertiary contractions.[] Research of Corkscrew Esophagus has been linked to Deglutition Disorders, Spasm, Esophageal Spasm, Esophageal Motility Disorders, Pain.[]

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