Barrett's esophagus

What is Barrett's esophagus?

When normal esophageal cell replaced with the abnormal cells this causes inflammatory process or narrowing of lower esophagus then this called Barret's esophagus condition could be malignant due to abnormal cell call "columnar" cells.

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My mother has acid reflux: had 2 edoscopies. 1st one results - active inflamation - diagnosos Barretts esophagus with displasia. 2nd one results...

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Please provide the final impression of the endoscopy to comment .
Looks good is not an impression .
The first one says your mom has Barrets...

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Stopped taking my PPI only to have rebound acid and some stomach discomfort. Had upper endoscopy done and was confirmed there was acid in stomach...

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Hello! Thanks for putting your query in HCM. I am a Gastroenterologist (DM).

Barretts esophagus is a result of repeated acid reflux. So you have to...

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hi im a disabled vet trying to find out what is wrong with me, i have been diagnosed with all sorts of problems. maily dealing with lungs stomach...

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Hello there!
Thank you for asking. I read your query and i want you to know that your main problem is Hiatal hernia which has led to chronic GERD...

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