How are mechanical obstructing lesions ruled out in the differential diagnosis of esophageal motility disorders?

Updated: Dec 29, 2017
  • Author: Eric A Gaumnitz, MD; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Answer

In patients with dysphagia, mechanical obstructing lesions, benign or malignant, must be ruled out with esophageal endoscopic or radiographic imaging studies.


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