Bronchogenic cysts involving esophagus

J. Farman, W. Laster, J. S. Rose, D. Faegenburg

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Abstract

Five patients with bronchogenic cysts involving the esophagus are described. The symptoms in the 4 adult patients ranged from intermittent dysphagia to nonspecific chest pain and backache. In the one pediatric patient severe wheezing due to bronchial compression was present. The appearance ranged from large extrinsic pressure defects to small intramural, extramucosal type lesions demonstrated only on barium swallow.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1507-1511
Number of pages5
JournalNew York State Journal of Medicine
Volume76
Issue number9
StatePublished - Dec 1 1976

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Farman, J., Laster, W., Rose, J. S., & Faegenburg, D. (1976). Bronchogenic cysts involving esophagus. New York State Journal of Medicine, 76(9), 1507-1511.