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X-ray Case (4)
« on: March 02, 2008, 12:59:41 AM »
Asha is 37 years old, mother of 5 children complaining of dysphagia and weight-loss
This is the image taken after barium meal.

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1- What do you see in the X-ray?
2- What is your diagnosis?
3- What do you call this appearance?
4- How to treat it?

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Re: X-ray Case (4)
« Reply #1 on: March 02, 2008, 07:38:22 AM »
Barium swallow reveals an irregular stricture in the mid esophagus,it most propably annular irregular squamus cell carcinoma of the esophagus,this lesion called apple-core lesion,the treatment it depends upon the general condtion of the pt,the staging of the tumur but usually the treatment is surgical
الأسوار التي تحيط بنا عالية، وعلى من لا يستطيع أن يهدمها أو يقذفها أو يتسلق عليها... عليه أن لا يزين للباقين الجلوس خلفها.

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Re: X-ray Case (4)
« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2008, 07:40:57 PM »
Well done yaxya

Your answer is correct
In diagnosis think of the easy first.
Martin H. Fischer


 

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