What are the defining indices of the esophagogastric ...
What are the defining indices of the esophagogastric junction and the defining criteria for columnar lined esophagus (CLE)? H.W. Boyce Jr. (Tampa)
Approaches to the Diagnosis and Grading of Hiatal Hernia
Hiatus hernia refers to conditions in which elements of the abdominal cavity, most commonly the stomach, herniate through the esophageal hiatus into the mediastinum.
What is the relationship between hiatal hernia ...
What is the relationship between hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux, and reflux esophagitis on barium studies? D.J. Ott, M.Y.M. Chen (Winston-Salem)
Roentgen Ray Reader: Inflammatory Esophageal Pseudopolyp
The image shows a single filling defect in the distal esophagus that arises at the gastric cardia in a patient with known gastroesophageal reflux.
High resolution manometry - UpToDate
Esophageal manometry is indicated in the evaluation of dysphagia and noncardiac chest pain in patients without evidence of mechanical obstruction, ulceration, or ...
Epidemiology, clinical manifestations , and diagnosis of ...
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Effects of ROI Placement on PET-Based Assessment of Tumor ...
Purpose. Quantitative PET response assessment during therapy requires regions of interest (ROI). Commonly, a fixed-size ROI is placed at the maximum uptake point in ...
MedCosmos Surgery: Stomach and Esophagus MCQ
1. Which of the following statements about the anatomic course of the esophagus is correct? A. The cervical esophagus passes behind and to the right of the ...
Unraveling the Mystery of the Gastroesophageal Junction: A ...
Top Abstract. The gastroesophageal junction (GEJ), which is defined as the point where the distal esophagus joins the proximal stomach (cardia), is a short anatomic ...
Roentgen Ray Reader: April 2010 - blogspot.com
The deep infrapatellar bursa (D) is a V-shaped structure with its apex located between the inferior patellar tendon (PT) and anterior tibial margin.