Dysphagia and dysmotility of the pharynx and oesophagus in patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome.
- Published Article
Scandinavian journal of rheumatology
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2007
Subjective swallowing difficulties were more common in pSS patients than in controls while objective signs of pharyngeal and oesophageal dysmotility were not. Dysphagia in pSS patients does not seem to be related to video radiographical signs of dysmotility but may be related to an impaired parasympathetic function.
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