A case of adult eosinophilic oesophagitis

  title={A case of adult eosinophilic oesophagitis},
  author={Isabel J. Skypala and Stephen John Till},
Background Adults with Eosinophilic Oesophagitis (EO) often present with a history of dysphagia and food impaction. Many are also atopic and sensitisation to foods is common; 81% of adults with EO in one study were sensitised to one or more food or inhalant allergen, and 50% had positive skin prick tests to one or more foods. Exclusion of foods has been reported to improve clinical symptoms; 94% of adults improved on a 6 food elimination diet, and in children, the use of an elemental formula… CONTINUE READING