Common Structural Lesions

  • Bronwyn Jones
  • Martin W. Donner


Webs are mucosal folds, usually thin but occasionally thick, that most commonly occur on the anterior wall of the junction of the hypopharynx and the cervical esophagus (1–4). Radiographically they are seen as discrete, shelflike defects 1 to 2 mm in thickness (Fig. 7.1). Sometimes the web may be circumferential and cause luminal narrowing.


Bullous Pemphigoid Epidermolysis Bullosa Cervical Esophagus Inferior Laryngeal Nerve Piriform Sinus 
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