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Dysphagia

, Volume 33, Issue 1, pp 138–139 | Cite as

Reply to the Letter to the Editor Concerning: ‘Changes in Swallowing-Related Quality of Life After Endoscopic Treatment for Zenker’s Diverticulum Using SWAL-QOL Questionnaire’

  • Charlotte Colpaert
  • O. M. Vanderveken
  • P. Van de Heyning
  • C. Van Laer
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Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical Approval

This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charlotte Colpaert
    • 1
    • 2
  • O. M. Vanderveken
    • 1
    • 2
  • P. Van de Heyning
    • 1
    • 2
  • C. Van Laer
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Otorhinolaryngology and Head and Neck SurgeryAntwerp University HospitalEdegemBelgium
  2. 2.Faculty of Medicine and Health SciencesUniversity of AntwerpAntwerpBelgium

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