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Barrett's Oesophagus - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Peptic Ulcer
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
Doctor :   Heelo.
User :   mu husband was complainig of stomach discomfort
Doctor :   Hello. Please proceed with your query.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when is the problem?
User :   he make
User :   the report said that
User :   esophagus
User :   normal looking mucosa was seen exept for erythema
Doctor :   Is there any burning sensation?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   i want to write all the report to give me your opinion
Doctor :   Does he have any addictions like smoking or alcohol intake?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Our discussion about your problem may need more than 5 minutes.
User :   but after meals he feel ting and alwayes feel that
User :   i want you to give me your opinion
Doctor :   Ok
User :   he make scope
Doctor :   The cause could be Acid Peptic Disease without an ulcer. Does he have any reflux after eating?
User :   esophagus with normal looking mucosa except for erythema of distal 2 cm
Doctor :   As there was no ulceration mentioned in the endoscopy report, ulcer could be ruled out.
Doctor :   There is a condition called Barrett's Oesophagus, where there is erythema of the distal segment.
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