Esophageal Diseases and Disorders

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What type of food elimination treatment effective has demonstrated effectiveness among pediatric patients with eosinophilic esophagitis? Take our quiz and find out!
Researchers investigated whether eliminating cow’s milk protein alone in young patients with eosinophilic esophagitis proves effective in symptom reduction.
Investigators took on the task of filling in knowledge gaps about the prevalence and economics of achalasia in the US based on age.
Should you routinely use confocal laser endomicroscopy for patients with BE undergoing surveillance? Take the quick quiz and find out.
Researchers suggest that the heightened risk of death seen among patients using proton pump inhibitors in some studies is due to a particular bias.
The Nurses’ Health Study shows that regular exercise and dietary changes can help some patients avoid medication for gastroesophageal reflux disease.
An oral presentation at the 2020 ACG Clinical Meeting and Postgraduate Course revealed results from a pooled analysis to determine the outcomes and safety of endoscopic submucosal dissection and endoscopic mucosal resection in therapy for early neoplasia related to Barrett esophagus.
New high-tech tools and techniques combine with expertise and proven remedies to advance the care of patients with esophageal diseases and disorders, according to various experts who gave presentations at the American College of Gastroenterology clinical meeting.
Targeted use of esophageal physiologic testing procedures can help pinpoint diagnoses of esophageal disorders and diseases, the American College of Gastroenterology says in its recently published guidelines
The authors created 21 recommendations to provide clinical gastroenterologists with advice on diagnosing and treatment this esophageal motility disorder.
Researchers looked at the prevalence of achalasia and other motor disorders in patients with eosinophilic esophagitis, and their response to therapy.