NOSCAR announces 2008 NOTES Research Award winners
...Hollow Viscus Perforation
2) Assessment of Methodology and Extended Outcome of Submucosal Endoscopy with
Mucosal Flap (SEMF) Myotomy for Treatment of achalasia
Kiyokazu Nakajima, MD, PhD, Osaka University School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
Comprehension of Current Limitations in Endoscopic Automatic CO2 Ins...
Achalasia in Medical Definition
...th science - Medicine - Gastroenterology (primarily K20-K93 )
Halitosis - Nausea - Vomiting - Heartburn - GERD - achalasia
- Esophageal cancer - Esophageal varices
Peptic ulcer - Abdominal pain - Stomach cancer - Non-ulcer dyspepsia - Gastro...
Achalasia in Medical Dictionary
, also known as esophageal achalasia
cardiae, cardiospasm, and esophageal aperistalsis, is an esophageal motility disorder: The smooth muscle layer of the esophagus loses normal peristalsis, and the lower... Achalasia
is a disease of the muscle of the esophag...
... Esophageal spasms are irregular, uncoordinated, and sometimes powerful contractions of the esophagus , the ... When esophageal spasm or achalasia
is present, treatment of sphincter tightness ... Esophageal spasm also may cause severe pain without swallowing difficulty. ... hospita...