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Dysphagia pp 237-251 | Cite as

Imaging Techniques and Some Principles of Interpretation (Including Radiation Physics)

  • Olle Ekberg
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Abstract

Radiologic examination of the oral cavity, pharynx, and esophagus should focus on bolus transportation as well as on registration of morphodynamic events. The examination should be custom-tailored to the patient’s symptoms but should also be performed in a rather standardized way. The radiologic findings should always be compared to the patient’s specific symptoms.

Keywords

Oral Cavity Radiologic Examination Iodine Contrast Medium Erect Position Lead Apron 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic RadiologyMalmö University HospitalMalmöSweden

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