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166 Possible Causes for Dysphagia, Larynx Ulcer

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Complications include esophagitis, peptic esophageal ulcer, esophageal stricture, Barrett esophagus, and esophageal adenocarcinoma.[msdmanuals.com] Outcomes selected were recurrent or persistent postoperative dysphagia and an abnormal 24-hour pH test result.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We used the total number of patients in the study and the follow-up duration to calculate dysphagia rates.[doi.org]

  • Chronic Laryngitis

    Laryngoscopy showed congested larynx without any ulcer or mass and normal vocal cords. Biopsy from aryepiglottic fold was suggestive of TB, but caseation was absent.[scopemed.org] The most common symptoms were dysphonia (53%), pain/soreness (45%), globus sensation (40%), cough (33%), excessive throat clearing (28%), and dysphagia (32%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn) may ulcerate the larynx.[healthcentral.com]

  • Acute Laryngitis

    Direct examination when done shows the larynx to be hyperemic and edematous, with or without ulcerations.[internalmedicinejournal.blogspot.com] Treating Swallowing Disorders Swallowing problems (dysphagia) are a common symptom of many medical conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and scleroderma.[nyee.edu] Learn More About Topic css id: Dysphagia Dysphagia means that you can’t swallow well. Many factors may cause dysphagia, and most are temporary and non-life-threatening.[entnet.org]

  • Peptic Esophagitis

    Contact ulcer of the larynx. Laryngoscope 1968;78:1937-1940. 29. Delahunty JE, Cherry J. Experimentally produced vocal cord granulomas.[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]

  • Tuberculosis

    At a fairly late stage, the tuberculosis bacillus may cause ulcers or inflammation around the larynx (tuberculous laryngitis ).[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Esophageal tuberculosis: an unusual cause of dysphagia. Gastrointest Endosc. 2009;69:1173–6. PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar 3. Gupta SP, Arora A, Bhargava DK.[oadoi.org] 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]

  • Esophageal Tuberculosis

    […] extension from adjacent mediastinal or hilar lymph nodes, reactivated lung infection, infected vertebral bodies or aortic aneurysms, or from extension from the pharynx or larynx[jhu.pure.elsevier.com] The unusual cause and the interesting clinical course of dysphagia are described.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Secondary involvement of the oesophagus though more common, is often a local spread from a neighbouring organ like lung, lymph node or larynx 3 .[jpma.org.pk]

  • Esophageal Ulcer

    Complications include esophagitis, peptic esophageal ulcer, esophageal stricture, Barrett esophagus, and esophageal adenocarcinoma.[msdmanuals.com] Esophageal involvement of multiple myeloma should be kept in mind in patients presenting with dysphagia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Odynophagia, retrosternal chest pain and dysphagia were the usual presenting symptoms. The typical endoscopic finding was that of discrete ulcers in the mid-esophagus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Acute Catarrhal Tonsillitis

    Obstruction of larynx Pachyderma of larynx Ulcer of larynx Excludes: ulcerative laryngitis (464.00-464.01) 478.8 Upper respiratory tract hypersensitivity reaction, site unspecified[theodora.com] L: severe sore throat and dysphagia. O/E: multiple raised milky white patches on m.m. of mouth and pharynx.[slideplayer.com] Blood in excess is supplied to the capillary vessels, as a result — abnormal redness of the larynx; pustular-ulcerative.[medicalj-center.info]

  • Throat Cancer

    Laryngeal cancer Laryngeal cancer develops in the tissue of the larynx (voice box).[nhs.uk] Difficulty swallowing, also known as dysphagia, Changes in your voice, Sore throat, Unexplainable weight loss, Swelling of the eyes, jaw, throat or neck, Bleeding in the mouth[imedpub.com] Common throat cancer symptoms may include: Difficulty swallowing, also known as dysphagia Changes in your voice Sore throat Ear or jaw pain A dull pain behind the breastbone[cancercenter.com]

  • Carcinoma of the Larynx

    Alternatively, a flexible tube, less than a centimetre in diameter, is passed into one of the nostrils to the back of the throat to look for lumps or ulcers in the voice box[nccs.com.sg] 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] It usually presents as a large polypoid, pedunculated neoplasm, protruding from the mucosal surface with surface ulceration.[ccij-online.org]

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