Investigation of pharyngeal swallowing function using high-resolution manometry.

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OBJECTIVES/HYPOTHESIS This study aimed to demonstrate the feasibility of a novel high-resolution manometry system, and to establish normal values of swallowing pressures along the velopharynx and upper esophagus. STUDY DESIGN Prospective study. METHODS Thirty-three asymptomatic adult Japanese controls were studied. A solid-state high-resolution… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MLG.0b013e31817dfd02

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@article{Takasaki2008InvestigationOP, title={Investigation of pharyngeal swallowing function using high-resolution manometry.}, author={Kenji Takasaki and Hiroshi Umeki and Kaori Enatsu and Fujinobu Tanaka and Noriyuki Sakihama and Hidetaka Kumagami and Haruo Takahashi}, journal={The Laryngoscope}, year={2008}, volume={118 10}, pages={1729-32} }