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1,105 Possible Causes for Progressive Dysphagia

  • Esophageal Stenosis

    A 5-year-old girl with Stevens-Johnson syndrome developed progressive dysphagia secondary to esophageal stenosis.[] He had self-discontinued his antireflux medication, and presented with a 2-week history of progressive dysphagia.[] After the symptom of esophageal dysphagia is confirmed, it should be further characterized. What is the time course? The frequency? Is the dysphagia progressive?[]

  • Esophageal Carcinoma

    Both of our patients had common symptoms of progressive dysphagia and significant weight loss at presentation.[] Progressive dysphagia and weight loss are the most recognizable symptoms. The prognosis depends upon the stage of the tumor.[] The clinical features commonly seen in the patients of esophageal carcinoma include the following: Progressive dysphagia: Dysphagia in esophageal carcinomas is at first intermittent[]

  • Upper Respiratory Infection

    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[]

  • Oculopharyngeal Muscular Dystrophy

    We report a 64 year old Chinese-Malaysian woman who presented with progressive dysphagia and bilateral ptosis for about 6 years.[] Complications of OPMD include ptosis and progressive dysphagia leading to eventual malnutrition and aspiration.[] dysphagia and bilateral blepharoptosis rather than peripheral muscular weakness.[]

  • Esophageal Achalasia

    Most patients have progressive dysphagia for both liquids and solids. This article describes the symptoms of achalasia, its diagnosis, and treatment.[] We describe a patient who developed an ataxic sensory syndrome associated with xerophthalmia and progressive dysphagia with regurgitation.[] Symptoms are slowly progressive dysphagia , usually to both liquids and solids, and regurgitation of undigested food.[]

  • Herpes Esophagitis

    A 19-year-old white woman presented with a 6-month history of progressively worsening dysphagia.[] She initially had dysphagia only for solid foods, but it has now progressed to liquids as well.[] Heartburn and dysphagia are the most common symptoms. In most series patients have strictures and hiatal hernias.[]

  • Central Pontine Myelinolysis

    Case Report A 47-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with complaints of progressive dysphagia and dysarthria for a week, and this occurred just 2 days after he stopped[] A 56-year-old woman with a poorly controlled type-2 diabetes mellitus presented with progressive dysarthria, dysphagia, and general weakness for 5 days.[] Definition (MSH) A demyelinating condition affecting the PONS and characterized clinically by an acute progressive QUADRIPLEGIA; DYSARTHRIA; DYSPHAGIA; and alterations of[]

  • Candida Esophagitis

    She initially had dysphagia only for solid foods, but it has now progressed to liquids as well.[] […] and little or no weight loss, whereas patients with malignant strictures have recent onset of progressive dysphagia and substantial weight loss.[] Achalasia Presentation: Equal M:F incidence, most common in middle-age Slow progression of dysphagia Increased incidence of carcinoma Etiology: Unknown, although esophageal[]

  • Peptic Esophagitis

    Progressive dysphagia for solids is the most common presenting symptom. This may progress to include liquids.[] […] to return after therapeutic dilation. 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40 Over time both solid and liquid dysphagia may develop due to progressive narrowing of the stricture and associated[] NB : sudden or progressive worsening of symptoms in a patient aged over 55 years, or the development of dysphagia, anaemia, persistent vomiting or weight loss at any age,[]

  • Bulbar Poliomyelitis

    Her clear perception of new difficulties in oropharyngeal function was consistent with progression of the objective measures of dysphagia.[] Symptoms of dysphagia are progressive and appear to be more severe in patients who had bulbar involvement during the original attack of polio.[] […] help to assess the progression of the disease accurately.[]

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