oesophagogastric junction


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Synonyms for oesophagogastric junction

the junction between the esophagus and the stomach epithelium

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Ciliated surface in the oesophagogastric junction zone: a precursor of Barrett's mucosa or ciliated pseudostratified metaplasia.
In pseudoachalasia, oesophageal motor dysfunction is not caused by a primary denervation disorder but rather by neoplasm or postoperative obstruction of the oesophagogastric junction.
When saliva meets acid: chemical warfare at the oesophagogastric junction.
Of these 150 patients, 29% of patients had disease at the middle third, 44% at the lower third, and 27% at the oesophagogastric junction.
Oesophageal, oesophagogastric junction (OGJ) and gastric cancers represent a significant and ongoing challenge for physicians and are a major cause of cancer-related morbidity and mortality worldwide.