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A critical review of the diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus: the AGA Chicago Workshop.
BACKGROUND & AIMS The diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus (BE) are controversial. We conducted a critical review of the literature in BE to provide guidance on clinically relevant issues.Expand
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Dysplasia and cancer in a large multicenter cohort of patients with Barrett's esophagus.
BACKGROUND & AIMS The exact incidence of adenocarcinoma in patients with Barrett's esophagus (BE) is not known and is reported to vary from 0.2%-2% per year. Published series of patients with BE haveExpand
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Radiofrequency ablation in Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia.
BACKGROUND Barrett's esophagus, a condition of intestinal metaplasia of the esophagus, is associated with an increased risk of esophageal adenocarcinoma. We assessed whether endoscopic radiofrequencyExpand
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The utility of a novel narrow band imaging endoscopy system in patients with Barrett's esophagus.
BACKGROUND A narrow band imaging (NBI) endoscopy system has been developed that allows superficial surface imaging of esophageal tissue in vivo. OBJECTIVE The objective was to assess the potentialExpand
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Esophageal Adenocarcinoma in Barrett's Esophagus After Endoscopic Ablative Therapy: A Meta-Analysis and Systematic Review
OBJECTIVES:The extent of reduction of esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) incidence in Barrett's esophagus (BE) patients after endoscopic ablation is not known. The objective of this study was toExpand
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Asia-Pacific consensus on the management of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease: an update focusing on refractory reflux disease and Barrett's oesophagus
Objective Since the publication of the Asia-Pacific consensus on gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in 2008, there has been further scientific advancement in this field. This updated consensus focusesExpand
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The development and validation of an endoscopic grading system for Barrett's esophagus: the Prague C & M criteria.
BACKGROUND & AIMS Barrett's esophagus (BE) is a premalignant condition for esophageal adenocarcinoma, its diagnosis relying initially on recognition of a columnar-lined distal esophagus. We aimed toExpand
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The frequency of Barrett's esophagus in high-risk patients with chronic GERD.
BACKGROUND The reported frequency of Barrett's esophagus (BE) in patients with reflux symptoms varies from 5% to 15%. The exact frequency of long-segment BE (LSBE) (>3 cm) and short-segment BE (SSBE)Expand
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Incidence of esophageal adenocarcinoma in patients with Barrett's esophagus and high-grade dysplasia: a meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Patients with Barrett's esophagus (BE) and high-grade dysplasia (HGD) are at a high risk for developing esophageal adenocarcinoma. However, the reported rate of cancer development inExpand
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Clinical practice. Barrett's esophagus.
  • P. Sharma
  • Medicine
  • The New England journal of medicine
  • 24 December 2009
Copyright © 2009 Massachusetts Medical Society. A 56-year-old obese man with long-standing gastroesophageal reflux who recently received a diagnosis of Barrett’s esophagus presents for a follow-upExpand
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