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Jackhammer Esophagus (Hypercontractile Esophagus)

Specialty:

Gastroenterology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A hypercontractile esophagus may be referred to as a “jackhammer” esophagus. It may be due to an excess of cholinergic activity or thickening of the muscularis propria.

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