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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
esophageal disease +     
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 21  
Barrett's esophagus +   
Branchial Cleft Anomalies 
Deglutition Disorders +   
Difficulty in SWALLOWING which may result from neuromuscular disorder or mechanical obstruction. Dysphagia is classified into two distinct types: oropharyngeal dysphagia due to malfunction of the PHARYNX and UPPER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER; and esophageal dysphagia due to malfunction of the ESOPHAGUS.
dyskinesia of esophagus +   
esophageal atresia +   
esophageal candidiasis 
Esophageal Cyst 
esophageal diverticulosis 
Esophageal Fistula +   
esophageal leukoplakia 
Esophageal Neoplasms +   
Esophageal Perforation +  
Esophageal Stenosis  
esophageal tuberculosis 
esophageal varix  
esophagitis +   
Lemierre's syndrome 
nasopharyngeal disease +   
Pharyngeal Neoplasms +   
pharyngitis +   
Velopharyngeal Insufficiency 

Exact Synonyms: Deglutition Disorder ;   Dysphagia ;   Esophageal Dysphagia ;   Oropharyngeal Dysphagia ;   Swallowing Disorder ;   Swallowing Disorders
Primary IDs: MESH:D003680 ;   RDO:0000745
Definition Sources: MESH:D003680

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