aerodigestive


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aerodigestive

(ˌɛərəʊdɪˈdʒɛstɪv)
adj
(Biology) of or relating to the organs and tissues of the respiratory tract and the upper part of the digestive tract
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Although we found similar CK17 staining between cutaneous and aerodigestive tract bSCC, cutaneous bSCC had significantly lower BerEp4 staining scores and significantly higher CK14 scores.
We present the case of a 20-monthold boy with CdLS actively managed by an aerodigestive team consisting of pediatric otolaryngology, pediatric pulmonology, pediatric gastroenterology, with support staff from audiology, speech, and nutrition.
INTRODUCTION: Aspiration and ingestion of foreign bodies into aerodigestive tract accidentally lead to otolaryngologic emergencies.
They include those in the areas of otology, including tympanostomy tube placement, cochlear implantation, and chronic otitis media; congenital conditions like cleft lip and palate repair, neck masses, and midline nasal masses; sinonasal surgery for chronic rhinosinusitis; tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy; and surgery of the upper aerodigestive tract, including tracheotomy, deep neck infections, and oncologic surgery.
Undifferentiated malignant neoplasms of the sinonasal and upper aerodigestive tract present a diagnostic dilemma.
The researchers plan to continue assessing the aerodigestive tract of adult patients with optical coherence tomography.
Upper aerodigestive tract complications in a neonate with linear IgA bullous dermatosis.
INTRODUCTION: Foreign body is very common in the aerodigestive tract but extraluminal presentation is quite uncommon albeit not rare in our daily practice.
(9,17-19) Conversely, however, improved patient survival was associated with MUC4 expression in ovarian cancer, mucoepidermoid carcinoma of the salivary glands, and squamous cell carcinoma of the upper aerodigestive tract.
Symptoms of a lodged or penetrating foreign body in the upper aerodigestive tract include drooling, dysphagia, odynophagia, gagging, chest pain, tachycardia, wheezing, stridor, and cough.
Patients presenting with odynophagia and foreign bodies in aerodigestive tract were excluded from the study.
Impacted fish bones account for 60% of all foreign bodies stuck in the aerodigestive tract of adults, according to Dr.