From the case: Achalasia

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Modality: Barium

- “ Featured consistent of achalasia. A case of Prof. Saeed Rad , Tabriz, Iran. ”

Used in the following article:

  • Dysphagia - “ Dysphagia refers to subjective awareness of difficulty or obstruction during swallowing. It is a relatively common and increasingly prevalent clin...”
  • Achalasia - “ Achalasia (primary achalasia) is a failure of organized esophageal peristalsis causing impaired relaxation of the lower esophageal sphincter, and ...”
  • Rat-tail sign (esophagus) - “ The rat-tail sign is used to refer to the tapering of the inferior esophagus in achalasia. The same appearance (although it is difficult to see th...”
  • Bird beak sign (esophagus) - “ The bird's beak sign of the esophagus is used to refer to the tapering of the inferior esophagus in achalasia. The same appearance (although it is...”

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