Predictors of Early Recurrence of Benign Esophageal Strictures

Abstract

OBJECTIVE:In the era of liberal proton pump inhibitor (PPI) use, benign esophageal strictures remain a significant management problem, with 30–40% of patients experiencing symptomatic recurrence within 1 yr of successful dilation. We therefore sought to examine predictors of early recurrence of benign esophageal strictures after endoscopic dilation.METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2003.07490.x

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