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 is a risk of chronic lung disease. This condition can be corrected by surgical transection of Krikopharyngealmuskels.

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