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Descriptor English:   Plummer-Vinson Syndrome 
Descriptor Spanish:   Síndrome de Plummer-Vinson 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Síndrome de Plummer-Vinson 
Synonyms English:   Kelly's Syndrome
Patterson's Syndrome
Patterson-Brown-Kelly Syndrome
Patterson-Kelly Syndrome
Syndrome, Plummer-Vinson
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  
Tree Number:   C06.405.117.119.500.742
Definition English:   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. 
History Note English:   91(75); was see under DEGLUTITION DISORDERS 1975-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   24292 
Unique Identifier:   D011004 

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