AGA technical review on treatment of patients with dysphagia caused by benign disorders of the distal esophagus

Gastroenterology. 1999 Jul;117(1):233-54. doi: 10.1016/s0016-5085(99)70573-1.


This literature review and the recommendations therein were prepared for the American Gastroenterological Association Clinical Practice and Practice Economics Committee. The paper was approved by the committee on September 27, 1998.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Deglutition Disorders / diagnosis
  • Deglutition Disorders / etiology*
  • Deglutition Disorders / therapy*
  • Esophageal Achalasia / therapy
  • Esophageal Diseases / complications*
  • Esophageal Stenosis / therapy
  • Humans