Esophageal

Esophageal can refer to:

  • The esophagus
  • Esophageal arteries
  • Esophageal glands

Other articles related to "esophageal":

MUC4 - Role in Cancer - Esophageal
... MUC4 expression in esophageal cancer often leads to increased tumor proliferation and migration ... of MUC4 suggests greater development of esophageal cancer ... expression, presenting Muc4 as a good therapeutic target for the treatment of esophageal cancer ...
Esophageal Disease
... Esophageal diseases can derive from congenital conditions, or they can be acquired later in life ... are additional diseases and conditions that affect the esophagus Acute esophageal necrosis Achalasia Barrett's esophagus Chagas disease Caustic injury to the esophagus Esophageal atresia and ...
Left Gastric Vein
... lesser curvature of the stomach, between the two layers of the lesser omentum, to the esophageal opening of the stomach, where it receives some esophageal veins ... Esophageal and paraesophageal varices are supplied primarily by the left gastric vein (due to flow reversal) and typically drain into the azygos/hemiazygos venous system ...
Sengstaken-Blakemore Tube
... management of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage due to esophageal varices (distended and fragile veins in the esophageal wall, usually a result of ... junction to reduce the blood flow to esophageal varices ... traction alone cannot stop the bleeding, the esophageal balloon is also inflated to help stop the bleeding ...