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Fungal esophagitis

MedGen UID:
90960
Concept ID:
C0341109
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Fungal Esophagitis; fungal esophagitis
SNOMED CT: Fungal esophagitis (235602008)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0001649

Definition

Infection of the esophagus caused by fungi, most often candida albicans and candida tropicalis. It usually affects patients with immunodeficiency disorders or diabetes mellitus. Symptoms include dysphagia and pain on swallowing. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVFungal esophagitis

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Belitsos PC
AIDS Clin Care 1995 Mar;7(3):19-22. PMID: 11362191

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Zaslavsky K, Grewal PS, Cruz-Pimentel M, Qian J, Derzko-Dzulynsky L, Yan P
Retin Cases Brief Rep 2024 Jan 1;18(1):71-76. doi: 10.1097/ICB.0000000000001306. PMID: 35921634
Correia AA, Weber MA, Krishnan U
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2023 Nov 1;77(5):610-617. Epub 2023 Sep 6 doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003927. PMID: 37608450
Kim SH, Jeong JB, Kim JW, Koh SJ, Kim BG, Lee KL, Chang MS, Im JP, Kang HW, Shin CM
World J Gastroenterol 2014 Aug 21;20(31):10994-9. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i31.10994. PMID: 25152603Free PMC Article
Kliemann DA, Pasqualotto AC, Falavigna M, Giaretta T, Severo LC
Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 2008 Sep-Oct;50(5):261-3. doi: 10.1590/s0036-46652008000500002. PMID: 18949340
Belitsos PC
AIDS Clin Care 1995 Mar;7(3):19-22. PMID: 11362191

Diagnosis

Correia AA, Weber MA, Krishnan U
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2023 Nov 1;77(5):610-617. Epub 2023 Sep 6 doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003927. PMID: 37608450
Ebert EC, Hagspiel KD
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2012 Mar;27(3):458-63. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1746.2011.06908.x. PMID: 21913980
Ponticelli C, Passerini P
Transpl Int 2005 Jun;18(6):643-50. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-2277.2005.00134.x. PMID: 15910287
Belitsos PC
AIDS Clin Care 1995 Mar;7(3):19-22. PMID: 11362191
Stoschus B, Allescher HD
Dysphagia 1993;8(2):154-9. doi: 10.1007/BF02266997. PMID: 8467724

Therapy

Silva GM, de Sousa BR, Torres KB, Neves RP, de Melo HRL, de Lima-Neto RG
J Med Case Rep 2022 Nov 7;16(1):429. doi: 10.1186/s13256-022-03561-x. PMID: 36345027Free PMC Article
Saeed A, Assiri A, Zaidi Z, Alsheikh A
J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 2016 Aug;26(8):712-3. PMID: 27539771
Kim SH, Jeong JB, Kim JW, Koh SJ, Kim BG, Lee KL, Chang MS, Im JP, Kang HW, Shin CM
World J Gastroenterol 2014 Aug 21;20(31):10994-9. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i31.10994. PMID: 25152603Free PMC Article
Ponticelli C, Passerini P
Transpl Int 2005 Jun;18(6):643-50. doi: 10.1111/j.1432-2277.2005.00134.x. PMID: 15910287
Belitsos PC
AIDS Clin Care 1995 Mar;7(3):19-22. PMID: 11362191

Prognosis

Correia AA, Weber MA, Krishnan U
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2023 Nov 1;77(5):610-617. Epub 2023 Sep 6 doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003927. PMID: 37608450
Beute JE, Kim AY, Park JJ, Yang A, Torres-Shafer K, Mullins DW, Sundstrom P
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2022;12:979701. Epub 2022 Sep 26 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2022.979701. PMID: 36225230Free PMC Article
Kim SH, Jeong JB, Kim JW, Koh SJ, Kim BG, Lee KL, Chang MS, Im JP, Kang HW, Shin CM
World J Gastroenterol 2014 Aug 21;20(31):10994-9. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i31.10994. PMID: 25152603Free PMC Article
López-Dupla M, Mora Sanz P, Pintado García V, Valencia Ortega E, Uriol PL, Khamashta MA, Aguado AG
Am J Gastroenterol 1992 Dec;87(12):1771-6. PMID: 1449139
Kostiala I, Kostiala AA, Elonen E
Infection 1987 Nov-Dec;15(6):417-21. doi: 10.1007/BF01647219. PMID: 3436672

Clinical prediction guides

Correia AA, Weber MA, Krishnan U
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2023 Nov 1;77(5):610-617. Epub 2023 Sep 6 doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003927. PMID: 37608450
Alduraibi RK, Elzaki EM, Alammari A
Medicine (Baltimore) 2022 Nov 25;101(47):e32015. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000032015. PMID: 36451505Free PMC Article
Kim SH, Jeong JB, Kim JW, Koh SJ, Kim BG, Lee KL, Chang MS, Im JP, Kang HW, Shin CM
World J Gastroenterol 2014 Aug 21;20(31):10994-9. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v20.i31.10994. PMID: 25152603Free PMC Article
López-Dupla M, Mora Sanz P, Pintado García V, Valencia Ortega E, Uriol PL, Khamashta MA, Aguado AG
Am J Gastroenterol 1992 Dec;87(12):1771-6. PMID: 1449139

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