Capillary hemangioma of the esophagus in a patient with systemic sclerosis and gastric antral vascular ectasia.

@article{Roehrl2012CapillaryHO,
  title={Capillary hemangioma of the esophagus in a patient with systemic sclerosis and gastric antral vascular ectasia.},
  author={Michael H. A. Roehrl and Francis A Farraye},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={2012},
  volume={76 2},
  pages={418-9}
}
w b c m p w i h s o A 41-year-old woman presented with a 3-year history of progressive diffuse systemic sclerosis and iron deficiency anemia from gastric antral vascular ectasia that had been treated endoscopically twice by argon plasma coagulation (APC). On EGD, a single 4-mm, well-circumscribed esophageal nodule was seen just below the cricopharyngeus (A) and resected by cautery by using a snare. The abnormality had not been seen during the 2 previous APC procedures 3 and 6 months earlier… CONTINUE READING