Esophageal web

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Dysphagia and halitosis.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

There is tight upper esophageal stenosis with proximal dilatation and hold up of contrast media, with jet-like contrast passage through stoma.

Case Discussion

Features are typical for esophageal web that refer to an esophageal constriction caused by a thin mucosal membrane projecting into the lumen, with characteristic jet-like contrast passage through stoma, the so-called the esophageal "Jet-phenomenon".

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Case information

rID: 83279
Published: 7th Nov 2020
Last edited: 27th Nov 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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