Esophagram

Known as: Contrast Esophagraphy, Esophagography, Contrast Esophagram 
A series of x-ray pictures of the esophagus taken after a patient drinks a liquid containing barium sulfate (a form of the silver-white metallic… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) has recently been described in humans as a treatment for achalasia. This concept has… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
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I. Clinical factors of esophageal cancer patients treated in 1999 1. Institutions registrating cases in 1999 (No. 1–No. 4) 2… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Eosinophilic esophagitis is an inflammatory condition in which there is dense eosinophilic infiltration of the surface… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repairs performed in 116 patients between 1992 and 2001 were pro-spectively analyzed… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Acquired TEF is a rare complication that can occur from a variety of causes. The most common etiology of nonmalignant TEF is as a… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To objectively assess swallowing function after an intensive chemoradiation regimen for locally advanced head-and-neck… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Recent studies based on symptomatic outcomes analyses have shown that laparoscopic repair of large type III hiatal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To elucidate the long-term course of conservatively managed gastroesophageal reflux disease without H2-antagonists or… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The objective of this study was to assess the role of clinical examination, angiography, color flow Doppler imaging, and other… (More)
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Occult (silent) gastroesophageal reflux disease (GER, GERD) is believed to be an important etiologic factor in the development of… (More)
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