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Dysphagia

  • Ling Dong
  • Rui Zeng
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Abstract

Dysphagia is a series of symptoms characterized by the difficult passing of food through the esophagus and cardiac orifice, commonly due to motility disorder or stricture of the oropharynx and esophagus. Emotional factors may exacerbate the symptoms of dysphagia.

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© Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. and People's Medical Publishing House 2020

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ling Dong
    • 1
  • Rui Zeng
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyFudan UniversityShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Department of CardiologySichuan UniversityChengduChina

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