Motility Disorders of the Esophagus

Peter J Kahrilas*, John Erik Pandolfino

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTextbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Pages740-771
Number of pages32
Volume1
ISBN (Print)9781405169110
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 17 2009

Keywords

  • Esophageal involvement in systemic disease
  • Esophageal motility disorders
  • Evaluation and classification of oropharyngeal dysphagia
  • Hypopharyngeal diverticula and cricopharyngeal bars
  • Motility disorders of esophagus
  • Muscular diseases causing oropharyngeal dysphagia
  • Oropharyngeal swallowing disorders
  • Xerostomia (the subjective feeling of oral dryness)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Kahrilas, P. J., & Pandolfino, J. E. (2009). Motility Disorders of the Esophagus. In Textbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition (Vol. 1, pp. 740-771). Blackwell Publishing Ltd. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444303254.ch31