Esophageal Squamous Papilloma in a Pediatric Patient
- *Corresponding Author:
- Maisam Abu-El-Haija
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology
Department of Pediatrics
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Iowa City, USA
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: November 10, 2011; Accepted date: June 04, 2012; Published date: June 06, 2012
Citation: Abu-El-Haija M, Rahhal R, Ebach D (2012) Esophageal Squamous Papilloma in a Pediatric Patient. J Gastroint Dig Syst 2:111. doi:10.4172/2161-069X.1000111
Copyright: © 2012 Abu-El-Haija M, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Esophageal squamous papilloma (ESP) is a rare entity observed in pediatric and adult patients . Few case reports showed an association with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or human papilloma virus infections [2-4]. We report a case of ESP in a 13 year old female patient with abdominal pain.