The purpose of this review is to consider the neuromuscular mechanism of LES contractility both by itself and in relation to the esophagogastric junction (EGJ) complex in order to appreciate the intricacies of EGJ valvular function.
- Crural diaphragm (CD)
- Esophagogastric junction (EGJ)
- Squamocolumnar junction (SCJ)
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