Medical ArticlesEsophageal Foreign Body Symptoms
1. There are no absolutely diagnostic symptoms. 2. Dysph...
The immediate conditions to meet are the rapid fluttering hea...
For this take two tablespoonfuls of hot water every five minut...
Rules For Endoscopic Foreign Body Extraction
1. Never endoscope a foreign body case unprepared, with the...
Take B D current. Place N. P., long cord, upon the lumbar ver...
Breathing And Bronchia
The bronchia are the branching small tubes which lead from the...
In most cases of bronchiectasis there are strong indications...
Additional Rules For The Treatment Of Eruptive Diseases
In all these eruptive diseases, especially small-pox, all I h...
Muscular Action Weak
The heart is the most important of all muscles. Sometimes the ...
Water For Drinking
Every care should be taken to have drinking water absolutely p...
An expectant mother should lead a quiet, orderly and healthful...
See Indigestion. ...
The Anti-gastric Method
consisting in the free use of emetics or purgatives, has been...
Lungs Bleeding From
This is usually taken as a most alarming, and even hopeless, s...
Dr Jerome Kidder's Electro-magnetic Machine
On opening the machine-box, as it comes from the manufacturer...
Piles - Hemorrhoids
One important matter in all cases of habitual piles, is, to k...
An attack of this disease generally begins with a feeling of w...
The flat rubber bags of various shapes, to be had from all rub...
Conditions Causing Change In Blood Pressure
Woolley [Footnote: Woolley, P. G.: Factors Governing Vascular...
This most important matter of good sleep for the child depends...
Stage 3 Passing Through The Thoracic Esophagus
Category: INTRODUCTION OF THE ESOPHAGOSCOPE
Source: A Manual Of Peroral Endoscopy And Laryngeal Surgery
esophagus will be seen to expand during inspiration and contract
during expiration, due to the change in thoracic pressure. The
esophagoscope usually glides easily through the thoracic esophagus if
the patient's position is correct. After the levels of the aorta and
left bronchus are passed the lumen of the esophagus seems to have a
tendency to disappear anteriorly. The lumen must be kept in axial view
and the head lowered as required for this purpose.
Next: Stage 4 Passing Through The Hiatus Esophageus
Previous: Stage 2