Achalasia

A review of therapeutic options and outcomes

Eduardo B V Da Silveira, Arvey I. Rogers

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Abstract

Advances in achalasia has led to the development of new therapeutic options. This review will focus on methodology and outcomes of two established techniques; pneumatic dilation and surgical myotomy; and one new technique, LES injection of botulinum A toxin.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)15-22
Number of pages8
JournalComprehensive Therapy
Volume28
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 19 2002
Externally publishedYes

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Type A Botulinum Toxins
Esophageal Achalasia
Dilatation
Injections
Therapeutics

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  • Medicine(all)

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Da Silveira, E. B. V., & Rogers, A. I. (2002). Achalasia: A review of therapeutic options and outcomes. Comprehensive Therapy, 28(1), 15-22.

Achalasia : A review of therapeutic options and outcomes. / Da Silveira, Eduardo B V; Rogers, Arvey I.

In: Comprehensive Therapy, Vol. 28, No. 1, 19.03.2002, p. 15-22.

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Da Silveira, EBV & Rogers, AI 2002, 'Achalasia: A review of therapeutic options and outcomes', Comprehensive Therapy, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 15-22.
Da Silveira EBV, Rogers AI. Achalasia: A review of therapeutic options and outcomes. Comprehensive Therapy. 2002 Mar 19;28(1):15-22.
Da Silveira, Eduardo B V ; Rogers, Arvey I. / Achalasia : A review of therapeutic options and outcomes. In: Comprehensive Therapy. 2002 ; Vol. 28, No. 1. pp. 15-22.
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