Medical Definition of Oesophageal motility disorders

1. Disorders affecting the motor function of the upper or lower oesophageal sphincters, the oesophageal body, or a combination of these parts. The failure of the sphincters to maintain a tonic pressure may result in the impeding of the passage of food, regurgitation of food, or reflux of gastric acid into the oesophagus. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oesophageal Motility Disorders

oesophageal carcinoma
oesophageal carcinoma: types
oesophageal carcinoma risk factors
oesophageal constrictions
oesophageal diverticula
oesophageal diverticulum
oesophageal dysmotility
oesophageal dysrhythmia
oesophageal filling defect
oesophageal fistula
oesophageal glands
oesophageal hiatus
oesophageal impression
oesophageal intramural pseudo-diverticulosis
oesophageal lead
oesophageal motility disorders (current term)
oesophageal mucosa
oesophageal mucosal nodules
oesophageal narrowing
oesophageal opening
oesophageal perforation
oesophageal plexus
oesophageal reflux
oesophageal rupture
oesophageal smear
oesophageal spasm
oesophageal spasms
oesophageal speech
oesophageal stenosis

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