Characteristics and regional variations of patients with Barrett's oesophagus in the UK.

@article{Caygill2003CharacteristicsAR,
  title={Characteristics and regional variations of patients with Barrett's oesophagus in the UK.},
  author={Christine P. J. Caygill and Anthony L. Watson and Peter I Reed and Michael J. Hill},
  journal={European journal of gastroenterology & hepatology},
  year={2003},
  volume={15 11},
  pages={1217-22}
}
OBJECTIVES To establish the patient characteristics and regional variation of Barrett's oesophagus in the UK in a large number (5717) of subjects. Barrett's oesophagus is a precursor lesion of oesophageal adenocarcinoma, the incidence of which is rising more rapidly than any other solid tumour. METHODS Demographic data of 5717 Barrett's oesophagus… CONTINUE READING