Adjective "esophageal" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɪˌsɒfəˈdʒiːəl/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'This striated muscle, which is the upper esophageal sphincter, joins the ends of the cricoid cartilage.'
  2. 'Endoscopy showed normal oesophageal mucosa with increased oesophageal contractions.'

Definitions

1. pertaining to the esophagus.

More examples(as adjective)

"cancers can be esophageal."

"catheters can be esophageal."

"vessels can be esophageal."

"variceses can be esophageal."

"ulcers can be esophageal."

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