Nutcracker Esophagus

Known as: Esophagus, Nutcracker, esophagus nutcrackers, nutcracker oesophagus 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2006
2006
The group of hypercontractile esophageal motility disorders includes distal esophageal spasm (DES), nutcracker esophagus (NE… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND & AIMS The increases in intraluminal pressure and muscle cross-sectional area (CSA) during esophageal contraction are… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND:Combined multichannel intraluminal impedance and esophageal manometry (MII-EM) is a technique that uses an FDA… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Hypertensive esophageal contraction, called nutcracker esophagus (NE), is the most common motility abnormality… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The correlation between the width of muscularis propria and esophageal pressure in patients with the nutcracker… (More)
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1993
1993
The most common esophageal motility abnormality in patients with noncardiac chest pain is nutcracker esophagus. Most… (More)
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1991
1991
We report a middle-aged woman with nutcracker esophagus who progressed to classic achalasia in two years. Several previous… (More)
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1990
1990
Nutcracker esophagus is essentially a manometric diagnosis characterized by high-amplitude, often prolonged duration of… (More)
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1985
1985
The nutcracker esophagus is a newly defined subset of primary esophageal motility disorders that can be responsible for dysphagia… (More)
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1985
1985
Nifedipine, a calcium channel blocker, inhibits lower esophageal sphincter pressure but has only minimal effect on esophageal… (More)
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