Adam Merando

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Dysphagia and odynophagia

Dysphagia and odynophagia I. Problem/Condition. Dysphagia is the sensation of having difficulty swallowing. This can range from difficulty with deglutition (the coordinated, active process of passing food and liquids from the oral cavity into the oropharynx and below) to the passive passage of contents from the oropharynx through the esophagus and into the stomach. Odynophagia,…

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