odynophagia


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severe pain on swallowing due to a disorder of the esophagus

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She denied fevers, chills, or recent trauma but did report odynophagia.
Furthermore, Candida esophagitis occurs in immunocompromised patients with odynophagia, whereas glycogenic acanthosis develops in elderly patients who are not immunocompromised and have no esophageal symptoms.
The sore throat did not respond to supportive care and rapidly progressed to include dysphagia, odynophagia and left sided neck pain.
4%) still had symptoms which were attributed to gastroesophageal reflux (retrosternal pain, dysphagia, odynophagia, and heartburn) in spite of eradication achievement.
When the characteristic manifestations of oral candidiasis were found with odynophagia, the diagnosis of oesophageal candidiasis was applied.
5) Clinical manifestations include hoarseness, odynophagia, sore throat and dyspnea, while the lesions include inflammatory lesions of the lips, tongue, oral and pharyngeal mucosa, epiglottis, aryepiglottic folds, vestibular and vocal folds.
The diagnosis is usually made clinically (dysphagia or odynophagia in the presence/absence of OPC).
Odynophagia, on the other hand, means "pain on eating".
A 76 year-old woman was presented with a 48-h history of high-grade fever (up to 39 [degrees]C) and a progressively worsening odynophagia and dysfagia.
We describe the case of a 51-year-old man who presented with severe pain in his tongue and throat and referred pain in his right ear, along with odynophagia, fever, and hoarseness of 48 hours'duration.
A previously healthy four year old male presented with a one week history of neck pain, odynophagia, and decreased appetite.
A previously healthy 59-year-old Nigerian man presented with a 2-week history of a rapidly enlarging right-sided neck mass associated with dysphagia, odynophagia, and right neck pain.
In clinical practice, dysphagia is most often defined as difficulty in swallowing and odynophagia is defined as pain upon swallowing.
He reported odynophagia, voice hoarseness, and cough, but denies ear pain, hearing loss, dysphagia, or airway obstruction.
Alarm features were defined as age >45, gastrointestinal bleeding, anaemia, early satiety, unexplained weight loss, progressive dysphagia, odynophagia, recurrent vomiting, a family history of gastrointestinal cancer, and previous oesophagogastric malignancy.