Finding a needle in a haystack: use of volumetric laser endomicroscopy in targeting focal dysplasia in long-segment Barrett's esophagus.

@article{Trindade2015FindingAN,
  title={Finding a needle in a haystack: use of volumetric laser endomicroscopy in targeting focal dysplasia in long-segment Barrett's esophagus.},
  author={Arvind J Trindade and Arunan S. Vamadevan and Divyesh V. Sejpal},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  year={2015},
  volume={82 4},
  pages={756; discussion 757}
}
A 64-year-old man underwent esophagoscopy 15 months specimens were taken of the remaining segment in the earlier, which diagnosed long-segment Barrett’s esophagus. Examination of random biopsy specimens yielded a diagnosis of intestinal metaplasia, with 1 biopsy specimen as indefinite for dysplasia. Two subsequent esophagoscopies were performed 6 months… CONTINUE READING