Epiphrenic diverticulum | definition of epiphrenic diverticulum by Medical dictionary
a diverticulum which originates just above the cardioesophageal junction and usually protrudes to the right side of the lower mediastinum.
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Abnormalities included altered peristalsis (20 patients), luminal narrowing (3), reflux alone (2), and a grapefruit-sized epiphrenic diverticulum
Pulsion diverticula can be located in the hypopharynx (Zenker' s diverticulum) or in the lower third of the esophagus (epiphrenic diverticulum