Dysphagia

Common Name(s)

Dysphagia

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Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2013

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Dysphagia" for support, advocacy or research.

Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders, Inc. (AGMD)

AGMD is a nonprofit international organization which serves as an integral educational resource concerning digestive motility diseases and disorders. It also functions as an important information base for members of the medical and scientific communities. In addition, it provides a forum for patients suffering from digestive motility diseases and disorders as well as their families and members of the medical community.

http://www.agmd-gimotility.org

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Dysphagia" returned 485 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Dysphagia in a boy treated with oral immunotherapy for cow's milk allergy.
 

Author(s): C García Rodríguez, E Gómez Torrijos, F Roca De la Pinzón, J Borja Segade, R García Rodríguez, F Feo Brito, J Rodríguez-Sánchez

Journal: J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 2014 ;24(5):363-5.

 

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2014

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Transmural gastric migration of dual-sided PTFE/ePTFEE mesh after laparoscopic surgery for a recurrent hiatal hernia with dysphagia: case report.
 

Author(s): D Acin-Gandara, C Miliani-Molina, Ja Carneros-Martin, J Martinez-Pineiro, M De Vega, F Pereira-Perez,

Journal: Chirurgia (Bucur). ;109(4):538-41.

 

Several series have shown that laparoscopic fundoplication is feasible and safe for the treatment of hiatal hernia, although a high recurrence rate of 42% has been published. The use of mesh repair in these hernias has shown fewer recurrences than primary suture with small number ...

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2014

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Identification of risk groups for oropharyngeal dysphagia in hospitalized patients in a university hospital.
 

Author(s): Daiane Bassi, Ana Maria Furkim, Cristiane Alves Silva, Mara Sérgia Pacheco Honório Coelho, Maria Rita Pimenta Rolim, Maria Luiza Aires de Alencar, Marcos José Machado

Journal: Codas. ;26(1):17-27.

 

To identify risk groups for oropharyngeal dysphagia in hospitalized patients in a university hospital.

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2014

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The terms "Dysphagia" returned 49 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Progressive dysphagia and neck pain due to diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis of the cervical spine: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Chao Zhang, Dike Ruan, Qing He, Tianyong Wen, Pushan Yang

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Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) is considered an underdiagnosed and mostly asymptomatic nonprimary osteoarthritis. The etiology of DISH remains unknown and the validated diagnostic criteria are absent. This condition is still recognized radiologically only. Rarely, ...

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2014

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[How to prescribe for patients with dysphagia: a review for the adaptation of the pharmaceutical guide in a socio-sanitary hospital].
 

Author(s): J Hernández Martín, M Correa Ballester, R Vial Escolano, M Forcano García, R Gómez Navarro, P González García

Journal: Farm Hosp. ;37(3):198-208.

 

The aims of this paper are to review the pharmaceutical guide in order to include suitable dosage forms for patients with dysphagia and to establish specific recommendations for the drug administration.

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2013

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A case of hemangiopericytoma of the soft palate with articulate disorder and dysphagia.
 

Author(s): Yasuyuki Michi, Miho Suzuki, Kazuto Kurohara, Kiyoshi Harada

Journal: Int J Oral Sci. 2013 Jun;5(2):111-4.

 

We report a case of hemangiopericytoma of the soft palate of 60-year-old patient, who noticed a mass of the soft palate and experienced difficulty in speaking. We found a pediculate, hard, elastic mass measuring 38 mm (cross-sectional diameter). Computed tomography (CT) scans and ...

Last Updated: 5 Jul 2013

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Dysphagia and Pneumonia
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dysphagia; Pneumonia

 

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2013

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Pediatric Dysphagia Outcomes After Injection Laryngoplasty for Type I Laryngeal Cleft
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dysphagia; Aspiration; Quality of Life

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2012

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