This paper describes the purpose and organization of a dedicated center at The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions for the evaluation of swallowing problems. The multidisciplinary approach outlined will permit a better understanding and more accurate diagnosis of the functional or organic lesions affecting the swallowing mechanisms. Illustrative cases are presented.
- Dysphagia, diagnosis
- Esophagus, radiography
- Pharynx, malfunction
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging