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What is Barrett's esophagus?

What is Barrett's esophagus?

Barrett's esophagus, also called Barrett's esophagitis, is an inflammation of the esophagus. It is usually caused by ...more »

  • Barrett's esophagus: Damage to the cells lining the esophagus usually from refluxed acid.

Barrett's esophagus: Introduction

Types of Barrett's esophagus:

Broader types of Barrett's esophagus:

How serious is Barrett's esophagus?

Complications of Barrett's esophagus: see complications of Barrett's esophagus

What causes Barrett's esophagus?

Causes of Barrett's esophagus: see causes of Barrett's esophagus
Risk factors for Barrett's esophagus: see risk factors for Barrett's esophagus

What are the symptoms of Barrett's esophagus?

Symptoms of Barrett's esophagus: see symptoms of Barrett's esophagus

Complications of Barrett's esophagus: see complications of Barrett's esophagus

Can anyone else get Barrett's esophagus?

More information: see contagiousness of Barrett's esophagus
Inheritance: see inheritance of Barrett's esophagus

Barrett's esophagus: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Barrett's esophagus.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Barrett's esophagus.

How is it treated?

Treatments for Barrett's esophagus: see treatments for Barrett's esophagus
Research for Barrett's esophagus: see research for Barrett's esophagus

Organs Affected by Barrett's esophagus:

Organs and body systems related to Barrett's esophagus include:

Name and Aliases of Barrett's esophagus

Main name of condition: Barrett's esophagus

Other names or spellings for Barrett's esophagus:

Barrett's oesophagitis, Barrett oesophagitis

Barrett's esophagus: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Barrett's esophagus:


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