Oropharyngeal dysphagia and aspiration in patients with ataxia- telangiectasia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Ataxia Telangiectasia
  • Deglutition Disorders
  • Pneumonia, Aspiration

abstract

  • Oropharyngeal dysphagia is common and appears to be progressive in patients with ataxia-telangiectasia. Older patients also have a higher incidence of poorer nutritional status. The relationship between dysphagia and nutritional status deserves further investigation.

publication date

  • August 2, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10657830

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 225

end page

  • 31

volume

  • 136

number

  • 2