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Dysphagia

Dysphagia

(Science: symptom) difficulty in swallowing.

Origin: gr. Phagein = to eat


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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

I did a little more reading on this EE. Sounds like complications can arise with this if not controlled. Dysphagia (Difficulty swallowing) is one of them. If problem get bad enough the esophagus can inflame and cause food compaction, this will cause vomiting. If the reflux ...

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by MichaelXY
Sun Feb 15, 2009 1:28 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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West Nile Virus Paper (it's finish already)

... will help the patient relearn basic functions. Cognitive issues that affect daily functions must be addressed. Patients may have dysarthria, dysphagia, or aphasia. Due to this, a structured speech therapy program may be needed to improve swallowing, recover speech, and prevent further complications ...

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by Inuyasha
Tue Sep 20, 2005 2:10 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: West Nile Virus Paper (it's finish already)
Replies: 6
Views: 8854


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