Oesophageal web

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard



Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female

Barium swallow shows circumferential radiolucent ring in upper esophagus. Proximal dilatation and jet phenomenon (Barium spurting through the ring on fluoroscopy) indicate partial obstruction. 

Case Discussion

Related article:  oesophageal web

Case courtesy of: Dr Ahmed Haroun

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Case information

rID: 7938
Case created: 24th Dec 2009
Last edited: 5th Apr 2017
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