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24 Possible Causes for Deglutition Disorder, Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Deglutition Disorders Esophageal Diseases Gastrointestinal Diseases Digestive System Diseases Signs and Symptoms, Digestive Signs and Symptoms[clinicaltrials.gov] Incorporated: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Heartburn Regurgitation Dyspepsia Additional relevant MeSH terms: Gastroesophageal Reflux Dyspepsia Heartburn Esophageal Motility Disorders[clinicaltrials.gov]

  • Esophageal Achalasia

    Deglutition Disorders Esophageal Diseases Gastrointestinal Diseases Digestive System Diseases[clinicaltrials.gov] The barium swallow showed a mildly dilated esophagus with tertiary contractions, delayed emptying of the esophagus, and a narrowed gastroesophageal junction ( Fig. 1 ).[jnmjournal.org] […] of barium with the patient in the recumbent position Antegrade and retrograde motion of barium in the esophagus secondary to uncoordinated, nonpropulsive, tertiary contractions[emedicine.com]

  • Esophageal Obstruction

    J Visc Surg. 2018 Jun;155(3):247-249. doi: 10.1016/j.jviscsurg.2018.02.002. Epub 2018 Feb 23. Author information 1 Department of digestive and oncological surgery, University Hospital Claude Huriez-Regional University Hospital Center, place de Verdun, 59037, Lille cedex, France; Department of visceral surgery and[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Nutcracker Esophagus

    There are multiple tertiary contractions in the distal esophagus (black arrow) on this barium esophagram.[learningradiology.com] Tertiary contractions with cork screw esophagus. Dysphagia. Dilated atonic lower 2/3 of the esophagus (smooth Reflux. muscles).[slideshare.net] esophagus and scleroderma esophagus Representing uncoordinated tertiary contractions of the esophagus, corkscrew esophagus is associated with diffuse esophageal spasm Diffuse[learningradiology.com]

  • Myasthenia Gravis

    Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a long-term neuromuscular disease that leads to varying degrees of skeletal muscle weakness. The most commonly affected muscles are those of the eyes, face, and swallowing. It can result in double vision, drooping eyelids, trouble talking, and trouble walking. Onset can be sudden. Those[…][en.wikipedia.org]

  • Esophageal Spasm

    Keywords Spasm Dysphagia High-resolution manometry Impedance Deglutition Deglutition disorders Abbreviations CDP Contractile deceleration point CFV Contractile front velocity[link.springer.com] There are multiple tertiary contractions in the distal esophagus (black arrow) on this barium esophagram.[learningradiology.com] Failing deglutitive inhibition in primary esophageal motility disorders . Gastroenterology 1994; 106 :875–882. 47. Konturek, JW , Thor, P , Lukaszyk, A , et al.[nature.com]

  • Plummer-Vinson Syndrome

    Key words: Plummer-Vinson syndrome; Iron deficiency; Anemia; Deglutition disorders; Men's health RESUMO Contexto A síndrome de Plummer-Vinson é caracterizada por uma tríade[scielo.br] The esophagus showed tremor accompanied by secondary and tertiary contractions but, otherwise, no pathological changes.[webview.isho.jp] The authors believe that these changes were due to abnormal activity of the esophagus caused by disturbances in the innervation system of the organ.[webview.isho.jp]

  • Zenker Diverticulum

    Key words: Zencker Diverticulum, Deglutition Disorders, Case Studies (MeSH).[scielo.org.co] The red arrow indicates extrinsic compression in the posterior wall of the thoracic esophagus at the top of the aortic arch together with multiple tertiary contractions in[scielo.org.co] […] the distal third of the organ, which are compatible with an aging esophagus.[scielo.org.co]

  • Esophageal Crohn's Disease

    […] from thoracic esophagus Abnormal: Tertiary contractions, presbyesophagus: Nonpropulsive contractions Diffuse esophageal spasm Nutcracker esophagus Decreased peristalsis resulting[radiologyassistant.nl] Esophageal peristalsis Normal: Primary contraction: Propels bolus through the esophagus Secondary contraction: Follows primary contraction and propels any remaining bolus[radiologyassistant.nl] […] from achalasia, scleroderma, dermatomyositis, polymyositis, esophagitis, and secondary to many other diseases On the left tertiary contractions on first swallow (left).[radiologyassistant.nl]

  • Esophageal Ulcer

    […] from thoracic esophagus Abnormal: Tertiary contractions, presbyesophagus: Nonpropulsive contractions Diffuse esophageal spasm Nutcracker esophagus Decreased peristalsis resulting[radiologyassistant.nl] Esophageal peristalsis Normal: Primary contraction: Propels bolus through the esophagus Secondary contraction: Follows primary contraction and propels any remaining bolus[radiologyassistant.nl] […] from achalasia, scleroderma, dermatomyositis, polymyositis, esophagitis, and secondary to many other diseases On the left tertiary contractions on first swallow (left).[radiologyassistant.nl]

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