Botulinum toxin injection for hypercontractile or spastic esophageal motility disorders: may high-resolution manometry help to select cases?

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Marjoux , S.; Brochard , C.; Roman , S.; Gincul , R.; Pagenault , M.; Ponchon , T.; Ropert , A.; Mion , F;
(2015)
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1111/dote.12282
  • Subject: endoscopic treatment | [ SDV ] Life Sciences [q-bio] | jackhammer esophagus | distal esophageal spasm | [SDV]Life Sciences [q-bio] | achalasia

International audience; Endoscopic injections of botulinum toxin in the cardia or distal esophagus have been advocated to treat achalasia and spastic esophageal motility disorders. We conducted a retrospective study to evaluate whether manometric diagnosis using the Chi... View more
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