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dyskinesia of esophagus (DOID:9192)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Aberrant Subclavian Artery 
Barrett's esophagus +   
Cote Katsantoni Syndrome 
Deglutition Disorders +   
dyskinesia of esophagus +   
Disorders affecting the motor function of the UPPER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER; LOWER ESOPHAGEAL SPHINCTER; the ESOPHAGUS body, or a combination of these parts. The failure of the sphincters to maintain a tonic pressure may result in gastric reflux of food and acid into the esophagus (GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX). Other disorders include hypermotility (spastic disorders) and markedly increased amplitude in contraction (nutcracker esophagus).
esophageal atresia +   
esophageal candidiasis 
Esophageal Cyst 
esophageal diverticulosis 
Esophageal Fistula +   
esophageal leukoplakia 
Esophageal Neoplasms +   
Esophageal Perforation +  
Esophageal Ring, Lower 
Esophageal Stenosis  
esophageal tuberculosis 
esophageal varix  
esophagitis +   
Foix Chavany Marie Syndrome 
Myopathy, Areflexia, Respiratory Distress, and Dysphagia, Early-Onset  
Odontoma Dysphagia Syndrome 

Exact Synonyms: Dyskinesia of oesophagus ;   Esophageal Dysmotilities ;   Esophageal Dysmotility ;   Esophageal Motility Disorder ;   Esophageal Motility Disorders ;   Nutcracker Esophagus ;   Oesophageal dysmotility ;   Oesophageal motor disorder
Primary IDs: MESH:D015154 ;   RDO:0005535
Definition Sources: MESH:D015154

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