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a spasm of the cardiac sphincter (between the esophagus and the stomach)

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Laparoscopic Heller's myotomy or botulinum toxin injection for management of esophageal achalasia.
Prospective clinical and manometric study comparing dilation and sublingual nifedipine in the treatment of esophageal achalasia.
Zhang Y, Xu CD, Zaouche A, Cai W Diagnosis and management of esophageal achalasia in children: Analysis of 13 cases.
Esophageal achalasia is a rare swallowing disorder with an annual incidence of one in every 100,000.
Manometric findings of the upper esophageal sphincter in esophageal achalasia.
Esophageal achalasia secondary to gastric carcinoma: Report of a case and a review of the literature.
Esophageal achalasia is a rare disorder occurring in about 1 per 100000 adult Americans.
Importance of preoperative and postoperative pH monitoring in patients with esophageal achalasia.