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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Eosinophilic Esophagitis In Adults [esofagite Eosinofílica Em Adultos]
Author: Da Silva M.C.
Carlos A.D.S.
Montes C.G.
Zeitune J.M.R.
Abstract: Eosinophilic esophagitis is a primary inflammatory chronic disease, with eosinophilic infiltration into the esophagus mucosa. It has undefined pathogenesis, but there is an important association with allergic disorders and family history. The main features are dysphagia, food impaction and heartburn may occur. The diagnosis is made by endoscopy and histologic analysis of the esophagus mucosa. The most effective treatment has been topic corticosteroid, with good clinical and histological outcomes. © Copyright Moreira Jr. Editora.
Rights: fechado
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Date Issue: 2008
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