Effective management of cricopharyngeal achalasia in infants and children with dilatation alone


Gollu G. , DEMİR N. , Ates U., Aslan S. S. , Ergun E., Kucuk G., ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.51, no.11, pp.1751-1754, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.06.022
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1751-1754

Abstract

Aim: Cricopharyngeal achalasia (CPA) is a rare clinical condition that is characterized by aspiration, choking, and nasopharyngeal regurgitation. The aim of this study is to introduce the outcomes of dilatation alone in children with CPA.