Histological and histochemical changes in the columnar lined (Barrett's) oesophagus.

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Multiple endoscopic specimens were obtained from 58 patients with a columnar lined gesophagus to study the histological and histochemical features of this metaplastic epithelium. Five patients (8.6%) had presented with a primary oesophageal adenocarcinoma. Three different epithelial types, junctional, atrophic fundic and intestinal were identified. Twenty… (More)

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@article{Rothery1986HistologicalAH, title={Histological and histochemical changes in the columnar lined (Barrett's) oesophagus.}, author={Graham Rothery and Janet E Patterson and Christopher J Stoddard and Donald W. Day}, journal={Gut}, year={1986}, volume={27 9}, pages={1062-8} }