The natural history of Barrett's esophagus (BE) in orthotopic liver transplant (OLT) recipients

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Purpose: Current data on the development of malignancies after OLT are limited. Overall, the risk of de novo malignancy after transplantation appears to be increased by the use of immunosuppressive therapy. Cancer incidence in patients who undergo OLT is 0.8%, and up to 4% in children (Transpl Proc 1993;25:1397–9). In the majority of patients with BE there… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2000.02434.x

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