Challenges in managing patients referred for eosinophilic esophagitis: A telephone survey and retrospective review.

@article{Lin2018ChallengesIM,
  title={Challenges in managing patients referred for eosinophilic esophagitis: A telephone survey and retrospective review.},
  author={Samantha K. Lin and Simin Zhang and Neelu Kalra and Gisoo Ghaffari},
  journal={Allergy and asthma proceedings},
  year={2018},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={
          449-455
        }
}
Background: Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) in patients referred to allergists can be difficult to manage. This is due to multiple factors, including overlaps in presentation with gastroesophageal reflux disease and proton-pump inhibitor responsive eosinophilia, remaining uncertainties regarding the role of different forms of allergy testing, and a variety of patient adherence issues. Objective: To highlight, in an objectively studied fashion, complications that can be faced when managing… CONTINUE READING
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