Dysphagia pp 315-321 | Cite as

Pharyngeal Manometry

  • Rolf Olsson
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Pharyngeal manometry is an important diagnostic tool in the evaluation of dysphagia. This chapter describes the technique and the simultaneous examination with videoradiography.


Soft Palate Intraluminal Pressure Cavity Pressure Dysphagic Patient Laryngeal Elevation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Diagnostic Centre of Imaging and Functional MedicineSkåne University HospitalMalmöSweden

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