Food impaction in older age: Think about an eosinophilic esophagitis.

Abstract

Eosinophilic esophagitis is an inflammatory condition of esophagus. It is generally seen in childhood and young population. Men are more commonly affected than women. However, it is not common in an advanced age. Eosinophilic esophagitis decreases the ability of the esophagus to stretch and accommodation against foods. Therefore, the major symptom in adults… (More)
DOI: 10.4253/wjge.v5.i2.79

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