• WordNet 3.6
    • n esophagitis inflammation of the esophagus; often caused by gastroesophageal reflux
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In literature:

Shortly afterward the esophageal tube was removed and recovery was virtually complete.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Cerebellum: has been applied to the sub-esophageal ganglion.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
It was given either by esophageal catheter, or by dropping it into the mouth from a pipette.
"Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why" by Martha M. Allen
Under the heading Neurotic Esophageal Stricture stuttering in swallowing is treated of.
"Psychotherapy" by James J. Walsh

In news:

Thomas "Tommy" Eugene Fain , 20, lost his battle to esophageal cancer on Dec 26, 2008.
The esophagus passes through the diaphragm just before it meets the stomach, through an opening called the esophageal hiatus.
An unusual presentation of esophageal obstruction.
Esophageal hamartoma as an unusual cause of neonatal apnea and bradycardia.
Yesterday, radio legend Joe Lowe passed away from esophageal cancer.
Patulous lower esophageal sphincter.
Complete esophageal stenosis secondary to peptic stricture in the cervical esophagus: Case report.
Abstract Complete esophageal stenosis secondary to peptic stricture in the upper esophagus is rare.
Dr Reddy's Laboratories, lansoprazole delayed-release capsules, store-brand Prevacid , Prevacid 24HR, proton pump inhibitor, stomach acid, ulcers, esophagitis.
Proximal esophageal amyloidoma presenting with life-threatening dysphagia.
Esophageal cancer screening to people with chronic heartburn who have additional, more severe symptoms.
He was 57 and had been undergoing treatment for esophageal cancer.
Hall of Famer Harmon Killebrew announced that his esophageal cancer is terminal on.
Journey has postponed five concerts after singer Arnel Pineda was diagnosed with severe laryngeal and esophageal inflammation.
Spirit Airlines is standing by its non- refundable ticket policy despite a Florida man plea's for an exception due a comprised immune system related to esophageal cancer, the airline announced Monday.

In science:

Prospective study of serum selenium levels and incident esophageal and gastric cancers. J.
Information bounds for Cox regression models with missing data