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Plummer-Vinson Syndrome (Syndrome, Plummer-Vinson)

A syndrome of DYSPHAGIA with IRON-DEFICIENCY ANEMIA that is due to congenital anomalies in the ESOPHAGUS (such as cervical esophageal webs). It is known as Patterson-Kelly syndrome in the United Kingdom.
Also Known As:
Syndrome, Plummer-Vinson; Kelly's Syndrome; Patterson's Syndrome; Patterson-Brown-Kelly Syndrome; Patterson-Kelly Syndrome; Kelly Syndrome; Kellys Syndrome; Patterson Brown Kelly Syndrome; Patterson Kelly Syndrome; Patterson Syndrome; Pattersons Syndrome; Plummer Vinson Syndrome; Syndrome, Kelly's; Syndrome, Patterson's; Syndrome, Patterson-Brown-Kelly; Syndrome, Patterson-Kelly; Syndrome, Plummer Vinson
Networked: 31 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Deglutition Disorders (Dysphagia)
2. Iron-Deficiency Anemia (Anemia, Iron Deficiency)
3. Fatigue
4. Esophageal Achalasia (Megaesophagus)
5. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)

Experts

1. Bakshi, Satvinder Singh: 1 article (09/2015)
2. Hashizume, Toshinori: 1 article (01/2015)
3. Kaseda, Shizuka: 1 article (01/2015)
4. Nemoto, Etsuo: 1 article (01/2015)
5. Nakagawa, Motohito: 1 article (01/2015)
6. Sugiura, Yasoo: 1 article (01/2015)
7. Akst, Lee M: 1 article (09/2014)
8. Sapthavee, Andrew: 1 article (09/2014)
9. Kircher, Matthew L: 1 article (09/2014)
10. Ishizuka, Takamitsu: 1 article (05/2014)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Plummer-Vinson Syndrome:
1. IronIBA
2. Riboflavin (Vitamin B2)FDA LinkGeneric
3. LyeIBA
4. Mitomycin (Mitomycin-C)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Pyridoxine (Pyridoxin)FDA LinkGeneric
6. Carbon MonoxideIBA
7. BariumIBA
8. Recklinghausen's DiseaseIBA
9. Filippi syndromeIBA
10. Boerhaave syndromeIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Argon Plasma Coagulation
2. Intralesional Injections
3. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass)
4. Gastrectomy
5. Oral Administration