High Prevalence of Response to Proton-pump Inhibitor Treatment in Children With Esophageal Eosinophilia.

@article{GutirrezJunquera2016HighPO,
  title={High Prevalence of Response to Proton-pump Inhibitor Treatment in Children With Esophageal Eosinophilia.},
  author={Carolina Guti{\'e}rrez-Junquera and Sonia Fern{\'a}ndez-Fern{\'a}ndez and Mar{\'i}a Luz Cilleruelo and Ana Isabel Rayo and Luis Orcaray Echeverria and Sergio Augusto Quevedo and Teresa Bracamonte and Enriqueta R Roman},
  journal={Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition},
  year={2016},
  volume={62 5},
  pages={704-10}
}
OBJECTIVES Proton-pump inhibitor-responsive esophageal eosinophilia is a newly recognized entity with an unclear prevalence in children, as only retrospective data are available. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and clinical features of proton-pump inhibitor-responsive esophageal eosinophilia in children. METHODS This prospective study enrolled patients with esophageal symptoms and esophageal eosinophilic counts as 15 or more than 15 eos/hpf (eosinophils per high-power… CONTINUE READING