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NYCman
06-19-2009, 08:05 AM
What is the difference between a FEESST test and an Esophageal Manometry?

NYCman
06-25-2009, 10:35 AM
Anyone out there that has an answer to this question?

MountainReader
06-25-2009, 06:49 PM
I'm not directly familiar with the FEESST. It looks to me that it focuses on the swallowing concerns with the throat. It is the first swallowing test to assess both motor function and sensory reaction during a swallow.

An esophageal manometry measures the muscle pressure in the esophagus.