Schatzki's ring

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Schatzki's ring

[¦shät·skēz ′riŋ]
(medicine)
A mucosal constriction at the junction of the esophagus and stomach in the presence of a hiatus hernia. Also known as lower esophageal ring.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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