[Barrett esophagus. Retrospective study of 258 cases].

Titre[Barrett esophagus. Retrospective study of 258 cases].
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1985
AuthorsOllyo, JB, Savary, M, Gonvers, JJ, Levi, F
JournalSchweiz Med Wochenschr
Date Published1985 Jul 20
Mots-clésAdenocarcinoma, Adult, Aged, Barrett Esophagus, Biopsy, Esophageal Diseases, Esophageal Neoplasms, Esophagoscopy, Esophagus, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Risk

Barrett's esophagus, nearly always an acquired disease, is neither rare nor a curiosity, having been diagnosed in 258 out of 2573 patients with reflux esophagitis. It was associated with esophageal adenocarcinoma in 29 cases (11.2%) and with non-esophageal cancer in 72 cases (27.9%).


Publication types: English Abstract ; Journal Article

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Alternate JournalSchweiz Med Wochenschr
Citation Key / SERVAL ID3683
PubMed ID4048904


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