Achalasia

Dysphagia, Animation.

Dysphagia refers to a group of conditions characterized by difficulty swallowing. There are two main classes of problems that can lead to swallowing disorders: Neuromuscular problems:…

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Gastroenterology - Dysphagia: By Samantha Gray M.D.

Dysphagia, or difficulty swallowing, is almost always due to organic disease and should be taken seriously. The responses to a few questions can narrow your differential diagnosis,…

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Treating Achalasia With Per Oral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM)

Per oral endoscopic myotomy, or POEM, is performed at Massachusetts General Hospital for patients with achalasia. Achalasia is a disorder of the esophagus that makes swallowing difficult.…

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Surgery and Treatment for Diseases of the Esophagus | Dr. Richard Battafarano…

Well, there are two main categories of diseases of the esophagus. The first is benign disease of the esophagus, and the most common of that is hiatal hernia, with gastroesophageal reflux…

By: Johns Hopkins Medicine
Heller myotomy

Heller myotomy is a surgical procedure in which the muscles of the cardia are cut, allowing food and liquids to pass to the stomach. It is used to treat achalasia, a disorder in which…

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What are the Pros and Cons of Acid Reflux Surgery? | Surgical Relief for…

What are the Pros and Cons of Acid Reflux Surgery? Among the list of big benefits of acid reflux medical procedures is it is incredibly efficient in nearly all instances. It is also…

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Esophageal cancer

Esophageal cancer is cancer arising from the esophagus—the foodpipe that runs between the throat and the stomach. Symptoms often include trouble swallowing and weight loss. Other symptoms…

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Meet Ohio State Gastroenterologist Gokul Bala, MD

Hello, I'm Gokul Bala, gastroenterologist at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. I specialize in gastroenterology with specific interests in gastrointestinal motility…

By: Ohio State Wexner Medical Center
Appendicitis

Hello. This presentation will focus on acute appendicitis. The learning objectives are as given below. Here's a brief outline of what we'll be talking about today with regards…

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BH4U | 7 Signs Of Cervical Cancer That Women Need To Observe

[music] 7 Signs Of Cervical Cancer That Women Need To Observe One of the most fatal gynecological cancer types is cervical cancer. This type of cancer has a high rate of successful…

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