Cricopharyngeal Coordination Failure

In the cricopharyngeal incorrect coordination of the cricopharyngeal muscle (upper esophageal sphincter) works uncoordinated. This can lead to a Zenker’s diverticulum. Repeated aspiration of material from the diverticulum there is a risk of chronic lung disease. (P a. Overview of esophageal dysphagia.) The cricopharyngeal incorrect coordination of the cricopharyngeal muscle (upper esophageal sphincter) works uncoordinated. This can lead to a Zenker’s diverticulum. Repeated aspiration of material from the diverticulum there…

September 3, 2018
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