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Does dysphagia run in the family?

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Dr. Glenn Kaye
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Perhaps...

Dysphagia is a general term referring to swallowing disorders.
There are certain familial conditions which can be associated with swallowing disorders.

In brief: Perhaps...

Dysphagia is a general term referring to swallowing disorders.
There are certain familial conditions which can be associated with swallowing disorders.
Dr. Glenn Kaye
Dr. Glenn Kaye
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Dr. Brett Scotch
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: In Some Cases

There are a multitude of complex conditions that may cause dysphagia.
A direct family history may put an individual at increased risk for some of these conditions.

In brief: In Some Cases

There are a multitude of complex conditions that may cause dysphagia.
A direct family history may put an individual at increased risk for some of these conditions.
Dr. Brett Scotch
Dr. Brett Scotch
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