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The American Journal of Digestive Diseases

, Volume 16, Issue 11, pp 1026–1031 | Cite as

Syncope induced by dysphagia correction by esophageal dilatation

  • Keith G. Tolman
  • W. Dean Ashworth
Case Report

Keywords

Public Health Esophageal Dilatation 
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© Hoeber Medical Division • Harper & Row, Publishers, Incorporated 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • Keith G. Tolman
    • 1
    • 2
  • W. Dean Ashworth
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.From the Gastroenterology Division, Department of Internal MedicineUniversity of Utah College of MedicineUSA
  2. 2.the Medical ServiceVeterans Administration HospitalSalt Lake City

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