Correlation between intestinal metaplasia of the gastric cardia and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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BACKGROUND/AIMS IMC (intestinal metaplasia of the cardia) has been a subject of great interest, given the rapidly increasing incidence of adenocarcinoma in this location, over the past two decades. Whether this histological alteration is a consequence of gastroesophageal reflux disease, or a manifestation of an H. pylori-related multifocal atrophic… (More)

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