dysmotility

dysmotility

(dĭs′mō-tĭl″ĭ-tī)
Any abnormality of smooth muscle function in the gastrointestinal tract, such as gastroparesis, gastric atony, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, or biliary dyskinesia.
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Dysregulation of mast cells is implicated in allergies of the skin and airways, Autism, Chronic fatigue syndrome, Pain, Mastocytoma and intestinal dysmotility.
To the Editor: A 65-year-old woman with calcinosis, Raynaud's phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, and telangiectasia (CREST) syndrome was admitted to hospital because of progressive dyspnea on exertion for about 1 year.
One of the postulated mechanism of the functional dyspepsia other than gastric dysmotility and visceral hypersensitivity is acid and bile reflux16.
On occurrence of dysmotility of the foregut with apparent problems, the stomach can be included in the graft.
1 Injury to ICC in patients with dysmotility is always associated with injury to enteric nerves.
In a study investigating whether PTX-3 is an indicator of small vessel vasculitis activity [11] in patients with Churg-Strauss syndrome, Wegener's granulomatosis, and microscopic polyangiitis, systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, and CREST syndrome (calcinosis, Raynaud's phenomenon, esophageal dysmotility, sclerodactyly, telangiectasia), PTX-3 levels were higher in patients with untreated vasculitis and lower in patients who underwent immunosuppressive treatments (p<0.
There are around 70%–90% of patients with SSc experience involvement of the esophagus, with the distal two-thirds being mostly affected by GERD, esophagitis, stricture, dysmotility, or Barrett's esophagus.
Randomised controlled study of oral erythromycin for treatment of gastrointestinal dysmotility in preterm infants.
Dysphagia and dysmotility of the pharynx and oesophagus in patients with primary Sjogren's syndrome.
These features, which include cutaneous flushing, certain chronic pain disorders, autonomic dysfunction, and gastrointestinal dysmotility, have been associated with genetic disorders or joint hypermobility syndromes.
Feeding difficulties and foregut dysmotility in Noonan's syndrome.
Functional dyspepsia is a multifactorial biopsychosocial disorder, pathophysiology involves gastroduodenal dysmotility, visceral hypersensitivity and possibly CNS disturbances5,6.