Items tagged “pharynx”

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Zenker diverticulum

Zenker diverticulum, also known as a pharyngeal pouch, is a posterior outpouching of the hypopharynx, just proximal to the upper esophageal sphincter through a weakness in the muscle layer called the Killian dehiscence. Epidemiology More than 50% of the affected patients present in 60-80 years...
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Epiglottitis

 Diagnosis almost certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 21 May 2009
66% complete
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Erik Ranschaert
Published 18 Nov 2010
72% complete
Fluoroscopy
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Zenker diverticulum

Zenker diverticul...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Lee-Anne Slater
Published 10 May 2011
75% complete
Barium
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Parapharyngeal lipoma

 Diagnosis almost certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 02 Dec 2011
74% complete
CT
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Roberto Schubert
Published 08 Mar 2012
77% complete
MRI
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 08 Mar 2014
85% complete
X-ray
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 23 May 2014
79% complete
Barium
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Henry Knipe
Published 03 Jun 2014
75% complete
Fluoroscopy
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Domenico Nicoletti
Published 18 Jul 2014
91% complete
Barium
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Upper esophageal diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Bruno Di Muzio
Published 28 Oct 2018
91% complete
Fluoroscopy
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Zenker diverticulum

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jeremy Jones
Published 13 Dec 2014
60% complete
Fluoroscopy
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Pharyngeal plexus

The pharyngeal plexus lies on the posterolateral wall of the pharynx, mainly over the middle pharyngeal constrictor and is the main motor and sensory nerve supply to the muscles of the pharynx and soft palate and acts to coordinate swallowing and speech 1-7. Summary location: within the extern...

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