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Congenital oesophageal stenosis: an atypical presentation in a young woman.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  12560767     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Congenital oesophageal stenosis is a very rare disease that commonly occurs in infancy with male predominance. This report describes a highly unusual case of congenital oesophageal stenosis extended throughout the length of the oesophagus, without webs or tracheobronchial remnants in the oesophageal wall, with normal oesophageal motility and normal endosonography in an adult female.
Vicente Ortiz; Marta Ponce; Lidia Argüello; Vicente Garrigues; Julio Ponce
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology     Volume:  15     ISSN:  0954-691X     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol     Publication Date:  2003 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2003-01-31     Completed Date:  2003-05-06     Revised Date:  2009-10-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9000874     Medline TA:  Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  199-200     Citation Subset:  IM    
Servicio de Medecina Digestiva, Hospital Universitario La Fe, Avenida Campanar 21, 46009 Valencia, Spain.
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MeSH Terms
Deglutition Disorders / etiology,  pathology
Esophageal Stenosis / congenital*,  diagnosis,  pathology
Esophagus / pathology

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