Zenker Diverticulum

Known as: Pharyngeal Diverticula, Diverticula, Pharyngoesophageal Pulsion, Zenkers Diverticulum 
A diverticulum of the posterior pharyngeal wall opening, which is located just posterior the cricoid cartilage, between the inferior pharyngeal… (More)
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2015
2015
AIM To investigate long-term results and quality of life after transoral stapling of Zenker diverticulum. METHODS The data of… (More)
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2011
2011
We report the case of a video capsule endoscope lodged within a Zenker diverticulum. The system that was equipped with a real… (More)
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2010
2010
BACKGROUND Zenker diverticulum (ZD) is a rare disease usually seen in elderly patients who present with symptoms of worsening… (More)
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2007
2007
Esophageal injury is a rare but serious complication occurring after anterior cervical spine surgery. Pharyngoesophageal, or… (More)
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2001
2001
Background: Two approaches can be used for treating Zenker's diverticulum operatively: external or endoscopic. Methods: The… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND A mediastinitis or intraoperative bleeding are the most feared complications of the transoral laser assisted… (More)
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1999
1999
Dysphagia is a common symptom and can be caused by anterior pharyngeal (pseudodiverticulum after laryngectomy) and posterior… (More)
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1990
1990
Massive bleeding from a pharyngoesophageal diverticulum is a rarely reported condition, with only two reported cases in the… (More)
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1989
1989
Although diverticulopexy for the treatment of Zenker's diverticulum was described more than 75 years ago, its use has been… (More)
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1984
1984
Recurrent pharyngoesophageal diverticulum is uncommon after a one-stage diverticulectomy. Among 888 operations at the Mayo Clinic… (More)
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