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392 Possible Causes for Dysphagia, Halitosis

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    Halitosis may be noted, because resident flora processes the products of the inflammatory process.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] bacterial rhinosinusitis 10 Common cold Runny nose, cough, sore throat, sneezing, nasal congestion Symptomatic treatment; antibiotics are not recommended 11 Epiglottitis Dysphagia[aafp.org] Clinical Manifestations The syndrome of epiglottitis begins with the acute onset of fever, sore throat, hoarseness, drooling, dysphagia and progresses within a few hours to[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pharyngitis

    Chronic tonsillitis is less well defined but may present with chronic sore throat, halitosis, malaise, and coughing up of cryptic debris.[emedmd.com] An 83-year-old man with well-controlled diabetes mellitus and hypertension was admitted due to dyspnea, odynophagia, and dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] retropharyngeal space is a potential area of infection, but normally regresses by six years of age. 3 In adults, retropharyngeal abscess commonly causes sore throat, fever, dysphagia[aafp.org]

  • Malignant Neoplasm

    In this report, we describe a patient with acute dysphagia in whom a lower esophageal mass was detected radiographically.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tuberculosis

    Tuberculous (TB) oesophagitis is a rare manifestation of dysphagia occurring in 0.3% of all gastro-intestinal tract TB infections as well as 0.15% of all cases of dysphagia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We describe a rare presentation of a patient with grade IV dysphagia due to an oesophageal stricture.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There needs to be an increased index of suspicion among patients with dysphagia in TB endemic regions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Diverticula Esophageal

    Location of Zenker's diverticulum Between cricopharyngeus (UES) and thyropharyngeus portion of inferior pharyngeal constrictors SSx of Zenker's diverticulum Dysphagia, choking, halitosis[quizlet.com] Citation Fernández OA, Delgado AA, Parreño FC, Rodriguez A (2015) Epiphrenic esophageal diverticulum within a leiomyoma: A rare cause of dysphagia.[oatext.com] As food collects in the pockets, it promotes bacteria in the esophagus, which commonly leads to halitosis (bad breath).[uwmedicine.org]

  • Carcinoma of the Larynx

    Dysphonia which will gradually develop into aphonia, dysphagia, dyspnea, aspiration, fatigue and general weakness, localized pain, otalgia, halitosis and blood showing in[symptoma.com] Learn More About Topic Dysphagia Dysphagia means that you can’t swallow well. Many factors may cause dysphagia, and most are temporary and non-life-threatening.[entnet.org] […] in an elderly or middle-aged cigarette smoker Dyspnea and stridor Ipsilateral otalgia Dysphagia Odynophagia Chronic cough Hemoptysis Weight loss owing to poor nutrition Halitosis[health.am]

  • Tonsillitis

    , and tender cervical nodes Peritonsillar abscess: sever sore throat, fever, drooling, halitosis, difficulty opening the mouth, and muffled voice Once the cause and type of[entshadygrove.com] A 45-year-old woman presented to the emergency department (ED) with a 3-day history of fever, progressive sore throat, dysphagia, and difficulty speaking.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Learn More About Topic Dysphagia Dysphagia means that you can’t swallow well. Many factors may cause dysphagia, and most are temporary and non-life-threatening.[entnet.org]

  • Zenker Diverticulum

    Here, we report a 10-year-old boy with Zenker diverticulum who presented with aspiration pneumonia, dysphagia, regurgitation, and halitosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Dysphagia 17 34 39 PubMed Google Scholar 2.[link.springer.com] […] increases in size, the following symptoms may appear: Dysphagia (difficulty swallowing) Regurgitation (return of undigested food back into the mouth) Sense of a lump in the neck Halitosis[memorialhermann.org]

  • Xerostomia

    GUM Hydral also significantly reduced the XQ Part 1 dysphagia score, while Biotène Oralbalance significantly reduced the halitosis organoleptic score and plaque index.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Recommendations for dose limits to these organs, based on measurements of xerostomia and dysphagia following radiotherapy, are provided here.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The consequences of Xerostomia for the oral health are serious : oral lesions, dental caries, gingivits and periodontal disease, candidiasis and halitosis to name a few.[oralscience.com]

  • Peptic Esophagitis

    Mild, nonspecific laryngitis and halitosis are also commonly present.[hon.ch] Typical symptoms include pyrosis, dysphagia and regurgitation.[symptoma.com] Dysphagia, requiring repeat dilation, occurred in two patients after operation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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