Case contributed by Dr. Rodrigo Encinas-Escobar


Long standing dysphagia.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

The esophagus is dilated with absent dilatation of the lower esophageal sphincter.

Bird beak sign.

Case Discussion

Typical appearance of esophageal achalasia, the differential diagnosis should consider esophageal cancer.

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Case information

rID: 64392
Published: 22nd Nov 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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