intraesophageal

intraesophageal

[¦in·trə·ə‚säf·ə′jē·əl]
(anatomy)
Within the esophagus.
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Patients were included if all of the following criteria were met: heartburn and/or regurgitation once a week or more, upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and/or pathologic 24-hour intraesophageal impedance-pH monitoring, can read and speak Turkish, and aged more than 18 years.
Validation studies have verified that MII measurement has high sensitivity and accuracy for detecting intraesophageal bolus movement and monitoring reflux [4, 5].
Vereczkei, "Intraesophageal mesh migration following laparoscopic hiatal hernia repair," Magyar Sebeszet, vol.
Marrocco et al., "Role of tachykinins in the bronchoconstriction induced by HCl intraesophageal instillation in the rabbit," Life Sciences, vol.
DeMeester, "Development of the 24-hour intraesophageal pH monitoring composite scoring system," Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology, vol.
Connolly, "Lichen planus esophagitis: report of three patients treated with oral tacrolimus or intraesophageal corticosteroid injections or both," Diseases of the Esophagus, vol.
"Neither intragastric nor intraesophageal pH parameters could predict the short- and long-term therapeutic outcome, which indicates that response to therapy in patients with GERD is individual and not related directly to normalization of acid reflux parameters alone," wrote the authors.
There was transient intraesophageal stasis at the aortic notch that was elicited by a marshmallow fragment, which reproduced the dysphagia symptoms and cleared with a swallow of thin barium.
The intraesophageal pressure sensors and impedance measuring segments were subsequently located 5 (distal), 10 (midway 2), 15 (midway 1), and 20 (proximal) cm above LES.
Complete elimination of reflux symptoms does not guarantee normalization of intraesophageal acid reflux in patients with Barrett's esophagus.
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