Schatzki ring

noun
Schatz·​ki ring | \ ˈshats-kē- How to pronounce Schatzki ring (audio) \
variants: or Schatzki's ring \ -​kēz-​ How to pronounce Schatzki ring (audio) \

Medical Definition of Schatzki ring

: a local narrowing in the lower part of the esophagus that may cause dysphagia

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“Schatzki ring.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Schatzki%20ring. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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