Psychological impact of eosinophilic esophagitis on children and families.

@article{Klinnert2009PsychologicalIO,
  title={Psychological impact of eosinophilic esophagitis on children and families.},
  author={Mary D. Klinnert},
  journal={Immunology and allergy clinics of North America},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={
          99-107, x
        }
}
Because eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) has only recently been recognized and described, systematic research regarding the natural history of the disease and the short- and long-term effects of treatment is in its infancy. Clinical experience indicates that disease symptoms and treatments can have profound effects on the quality of life of affected children and their families. The responses of children and adolescents are variable, and are dependent on developmental level, temperament, and pre… CONTINUE READING
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