Eosinophilic esophagitis: is it also a surgical disease?

Abstract

BACKGROUND Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a chronic immune/antigen-mediated disease with esophageal dysfunction and eosinophil-predominant inflammation. An association between EoE and gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) has not been well established. AIMS The aim was to evaluate patients with EoE who underwent pH-Multichannel Intraluminal Impedance… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2012.11.006

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