Bolus of ingested food

Known as: Alimentary Bolus, Food bolus, Bolus of Food 
A soft mass or lump of chewed food that is passed from the mouth into the esophagus and the stomach.
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1950-2017
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND AND GOALS Acute food bolus impaction is a common emergency in gastrointestinal practice. Management previously used… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND Stents are commonly used for the palliation of dysphagia from esophageal or gastric cardia cancer. A major drawback of… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE To investigate the influence of maximal bite force, maximal tongue pressure, number of mastications and swallowing on… (More)
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2005
2005
The urge to swallow food could be triggered by a threshold level in both food particle size and lubrication of the food bolus… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE It is still unclear whether prior radiation and/or chemotherapy (RTCT) increases the risk of complications after the… (More)
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2002
2002
Although laparoscopic fundoplication is now performed commonly in children, its long-term results in neurologically impaired (NI… (More)
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2001
2001
Peritrophic membrane (PM) structure and the effects of dietary wheat germ agglutinin (WGA) on PM formation were studied in larvae… (More)
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2001
2001
The purpose of this study was to investigate the changes in masticatory muscle activity according to food size in human… (More)
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1999
1999
Adjustments of mastication to food texture have been examined in various studies, but the notion of food texture is often ill… (More)
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1988
1988
The effects of seven different foods and three concentrations of citric acid in 16 adult subjects of each sex were evaluated. The… (More)
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