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Dysphagia is the medical term for the symptom of difficulty in swallowing. Although classified under "symptoms and signs" in ICD-10, the term is sometimes used as a condition in its own right. Sufferers are sometimes unaware of their dysphagia.
Misfiring brain cells may create swallowing difficulties in children with neurodevelopmental disorders

Misfiring brain cells may create swallowing difficulties in children with neurodevelopmental disorders

New project improves timely administration of drugs to hospitalized Parkinson's patients

New project improves timely administration of drugs to hospitalized Parkinson's patients

Study links unexpected hospital stays to negative outcomes in head and neck cancer patients

Study links unexpected hospital stays to negative outcomes in head and neck cancer patients

Multidisciplinary pediatric aerodigestive centers provide better outcomes with reduced costs

Multidisciplinary pediatric aerodigestive centers provide better outcomes with reduced costs

New guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for clinical management of EoE

New guideline provides evidence-based recommendations for clinical management of EoE

Exploring how to maximize diagnostic accuracy of swallow study while minimizing risk

Exploring how to maximize diagnostic accuracy of swallow study while minimizing risk

Researchers highlight when antireflux surgery is needed to treat GERD after endoscopy

Researchers highlight when antireflux surgery is needed to treat GERD after endoscopy

Study shows the importance of normal feeding for maintaining oral and gut microbiota

Study shows the importance of normal feeding for maintaining oral and gut microbiota

IMRT and cisplatin treatment meets acceptability criteria for PFS and swallowing-related QOL

IMRT and cisplatin treatment meets acceptability criteria for PFS and swallowing-related QOL

MiRus announces FDA clearance of CYGNUS Anterior Cervical Plate System

MiRus announces FDA clearance of CYGNUS Anterior Cervical Plate System

Analyzing properties of texture-modified foods for people with dysphagia

Analyzing properties of texture-modified foods for people with dysphagia

Appendix removal linked to increased risk of Parkinson's disease

Appendix removal linked to increased risk of Parkinson's disease

New guidelines to make swallowing safer for people in Australian nursing homes

New guidelines to make swallowing safer for people in Australian nursing homes

MUSC researchers uncover a new cause for laryngeal symptoms

MUSC researchers uncover a new cause for laryngeal symptoms

Study reveals safety, efficacy of brexpiprazole for schizophrenia patients with severe psychotic symptoms

Study reveals safety, efficacy of brexpiprazole for schizophrenia patients with severe psychotic symptoms

New pragmatic study launched to understand the effectiveness of new type 2 diabetes drug

New pragmatic study launched to understand the effectiveness of new type 2 diabetes drug

Experts to present research on prevention, management of dysphagia at international conference

Experts to present research on prevention, management of dysphagia at international conference

Eagle Pharmaceuticals completes enrollment of second clinical study to evaluate safety, efficacy of RYANODEX

Eagle Pharmaceuticals completes enrollment of second clinical study to evaluate safety, efficacy of RYANODEX

Study uncovers why elderly people struggle to swallow

Study uncovers why elderly people struggle to swallow

Study helps to explain why older adults experience dysphagia

Study helps to explain why older adults experience dysphagia