Review article: Barrett's oesophagus--cancer risk, biology and therapeutic management.

Abstract

Barrett's oesophagus is receiving increasing scrutiny as the rates of adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus rise. Because clinical features are not predictive of the presence of Barrett's oesophagus and most individuals with Barrett's oesophagus go undetected, a case can be made for surveillance endoscopy in patients with chronic reflux. Once Barrett's… (More)

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@article{Fennerty1993ReviewAB, title={Review article: Barrett's oesophagus--cancer risk, biology and therapeutic management.}, author={M. Brian Fennerty and R. E. Sampliner and Harinder S. Garewal}, journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics}, year={1993}, volume={7 4}, pages={339-45} }