Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis

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[edit] Discussion of Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis

  • Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticula are dilated excretory ducts of the deep mucous glands in the esophagus.

[edit] Imaging Findings for Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticulosis

  • Esophageal intramural pseudodiverticula are typically appear at esophagography as multiple flask-shaped outpouchings or tiny collections of barium that appear to "float" outside the wall of the esophagus without direct communication with the lumen.
  • Some patients with this condition have associated strictures in the upper or midesophagus.

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