Gastroenterology Book


Esophageal Ring

Aka: Esophageal Ring
  1. Pathophysiology
    1. Lower Esophageal Sphincter (LES) constriction
    2. Associated with Hiatal Hernia in nearly all cases
  2. Symptoms
    1. Dysphagia for solids only
  3. Diagnosis
    1. Barium swallow
    2. Endoscopy (EGD)
  4. Management
    1. Dilatation of Esophageal Ring

Terminal esophageal web (C0267081)

Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047) , Anatomical Abnormality (T190)
SnomedCT 196612009, 235624008, 66889002
English SCHATZKI <ESOPHAGEAL> RING, LOMR - Lower oesoph mucos ring, Terminal esophageal web, SCHATZKI ESOPHAGEAL RING, schatzki's ring, esophageal rings, lower esophageal mucosal ring, ring schatzki, ring schatzkis, esophageal ring, schatzki ring, Lower oesophageal mucosal ring (disorder), Schatzki's ring, Terminal esophageal ring, Lower esophageal mucosal ring, Lower oesophageal mucosal ring, Schatzki ring, Terminal oesophageal ring, Terminal oesophageal web, LOMR - Lower esophageal mucosal ring, Esophageal ring, LOMR - Lower oesophageal mucosal ring, Oesophageal ring, SR - Schatzki ring, Terminal esophageal web (disorder), Schatzki; ring, congenital, Schatzki; ring, Schatzki, esophageal; ring, ring; Schatzki, congenital, ring; Schatzki, ring; esophageal
Dutch Schatzki-ring, Schatzki; ring, congenitaal, Schatzki; ring, oesofagus; ring, ring; Schatzki, congenitaal, ring; Schatzki, ring; oesofagus
French Anneau de Schatzki
German Schatzki-Ring
Italian Anello di Schatzki
Portuguese Anel de Schatzki
Spanish Anillo de Schatzki, anillo de Schatzki, anillo esofágico terminal, membrana esofágica terminal (trastorno), membrana esofágica terminal
Japanese シャッキ輪, シャッキリン
Czech Schatzkiho prstenec
Hungarian Schatzki gyűrű
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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