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Megaoesophagus Presenting as Stridor
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  • Sara Drever,
  • Vanushia Thirumal,
  • Fergus Cooper,
  • Dympna McAteer
Sara Drever
NHS Grampian

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Vanushia Thirumal
NHS Grampian
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Fergus Cooper
NHS Grampian
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Dympna McAteer
NHS Grampian
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Acute airway obstruction is a rare presentation of megaoesophagus. Megaoesophagus is commonly caused by achalasia; however, we present a case of megaoesophagus caused by idiopathic dysmotility disorder. Decompression with a wide bore nasogastric tube avoided a scenario of difficult intubation or emergency front of neck access
25 Sep 2022Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
26 Sep 2022Submission Checks Completed
26 Sep 2022Assigned to Editor
25 Oct 2022Reviewer(s) Assigned
02 Nov 2022Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
05 Dec 2022Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
12 Feb 20231st Revision Received
27 Feb 2023Submission Checks Completed
27 Feb 2023Assigned to Editor
27 Feb 2023Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
12 Apr 2023Editorial Decision: Accept