esophagography

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esophagography

 [ĕ-sof″ah-gog´rah-fe]
radiography of the esophagus.

e·soph·a·gog·ra·phy

(ĕ-sof-ă-gog'ră-fē),
Radiography of the esophagus using swallowed or injected radiopaque contrast media; the technique of obtaining an esophagram.
[esophagus + G. graphō, to write]

e·soph·a·gog·ra·phy

(ĕ-sof'ă-gog'ră-fē)
Radiography of the esophagus using swallowed or injected radiopaque contrast media;the technique of obtaining an esophagogram.
Synonym(s): oesophagography.
[esophagus + G. graphō, to write]

esophagography

radiography of the esophagus.
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Baker and Berdon (1) reviewed Klinkhamer's (2) 20 patterns and formulated 4 typical patterns on oesophagography (Table 1).
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Oesophagography has a high sensitivity in detecting vascular compression of the trachea and oesophagus, and is the investigation of choice in some centres to screen for suspected vascular compression.
The introduction of diagnostic tools such as oesophagography, flexible endoscopy, angiography, colour flow Doppler imaging and multislice helical computed tomography has resulted in an increasing confidence in the ability to detect injuries in the neck.
The role of ultrasound and oesophagography in the management of acute suppurative thyroiditis in children associated with congenital pyriform fossa sinus.