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Korean Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2005;31(5): 311-314.
식도 벽내 가성 게실증 1예
김지현·김세윤·최종환·현종진·김병규·김지훈·서연석·김진용·박종재·김재선·박영태
고려대학교 의과대학 내과학교실
A Case of Esophageal Intramural Pseudodiverticulosis
Ji Hyun Kim, M.D., Se Yune Kim, M.D., Jong Hwan Choi, M.D., Jong Jin Hyun, M.D., Byung Gyu Kim, M.D., Ji Hoon Kim, M.D., Yeon Seok Seo, M.D., Jin Yong Kim, M.D., Jong-Jae Park, M.D., Jae Seon Kim, M.D. and Young-Tae Bak, M.D.
Department of Internal Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Abstract
Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis is a rare condition with an unknown etiology, and it is characterized by the typical morpholgic findings of multiple tiny pseudodiverticula in a portion of, or in the entire length of the esophagus. It has two peaks in incidence, the teen years and between the 5th and 7th decade. Most patients present with dysphagia, and radiological narrowing of the esophagus is commonly seen. The clinical course of this condition is benign and dilatation of any strictures, if present, results in an excellent clinical response. We report here on a case of esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis in a 76-year-old man who had a 6-year history of dysphagia, and we also include a review of the literature. (Korean J Gastrointest Endosc 2005;31:311⁣314)
Key Words: Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis, Dysphagia
주요어: 식도 벽내 가성 게실증, 삼킴곤란
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