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441 Possible Causes for Hypersalivation, Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus

  • Esophageal Obstruction

    Esophageal obstruction is caused by benign or malignant lesions within the lumen, wall or outside the wall of the esophagus. These lesions block the passage of food leading to dysphagia with consequent nutritional deficiencies. The diagnosis of the condition depends on history, clinical examination, esophagoscopy, and[…][]

  • Myasthenia Gravis

    The most common systemic side effects are sweating, hypersalivation, lacrimation, bronchial constriction and nightmares.[] Features suggestive of a cholinergic crisis (too much medication) include muscle fasciculation, pallor, sweating, hypersalivation and small pupils.[] General side effects include bradycardia, colicky pain, hypersalivation and headache. If administered as bromide salts, bromide rash may occur.[]

  • Phlegmonous Esophagitis

    Nonpropulsive peristaltic waves, ranging from mild tertiary contractions to severe segmental spasms, are an early finding.[] The esophagus is often dilated, with a loss of effective peristalsis.[]

  • Stomatitis

    […] an inflammation of the oral cavity, accompanied by the formation of a pseudomembrane. stomatitis, mercurial, n an oral manifestation of mercury poisoning, consisting of hypersalivation[]

    Missing: Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Hypersalivation (water brash).[]

  • Dementia

    Lymphomatosis cerebri is a rare form of PCNSL, characterized by diffuse infiltration of lymphoma cells in cerebral parenchyma, without mass-formation and mild or no contrast enhancement on magnetic resonance (MR) imaging. There are less than 50 cases described in the literature under the term Lymphomatosis[…][]

    Missing: Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus
  • Iodine Poisoning

    Manifestations of acute poisoning include abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, hypersalivation, conjunctivitis, and collapse.[] Chronic manifestations include hypersalivation, fever, acute rhinitis, swelling and tenderness of the salivary glands, and dermatitis and stomatitis in hypersensitive individuals[]

    Missing: Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus
  • Aphthous Stomatitis

    Acrodynia (Pink disease): Oral and perioral ulceration, hypersalivation, gingivitis and early tooth loss are features of acrodynia caused by mercury poisoning, now rarely[]

    Missing: Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus
  • Bell's Palsy

    Facial nerve paralysis is a condition characterized by paralysis of one or all of the branches of the facial nerve. Bell’s palsy is unilateral weakness of the muscles of the face. It occurs when there is an injury to the seventh cranial nerve leading to drooping of one half of the face. It is also known as idiopathic[…][]

    Missing: Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus
  • Peritonsillar Abscess

    The following system wise signs and symptoms are commonly seen in peritonsillar abscess formation among patients: General Appearance: Patients usually comes in with complains of fever and chills. The pathognomonic muffling of voice or “hot potato” voice heralds the disease. Integumentary: The skin may appear[…][]

    Missing: Tertiary Contractions of the Esophagus

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