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  • Barretts esophagus

    Barrett’s esophagus is also called columnar epithelium lined lower oesophagus (CELLO). It is caused due to abnormal changes occur within the cell of the lower portion of the esophagus. The main reason for Barrett,s esophagus is chronic acid exposure from reflex esophagus. Mostly this kind of condition found in 5-10% patients who diagnosed for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Although, many of the patients with barrett’s esophagus do not have symptoms.

  • Barretts esophagus

    Symptoms: Barrett’s esophagus does not cause any particular symptoms, however it is associated with below mentioned symptoms. • heartburn • dysphagia • hematemesis • pain under the sternum where the esophagus meets the stomach • unintentional weight loss because eating is painful

  • Barretts esophagus

    Treatment: For barrett’s esophagus doctors will approach different types of treatment that is depend up on the severity of disease those includes medicines, Endoscopic ablative therapies, Endoscopic mucosal resection, Surgery. Doctors prefer acid supressing medicine like proton pump inhibitor; an Endoscopic ablative therapy is performing by using different methods those are Photodynamic therapy, Radiofrequency ablation; In endoscopic mucosal resection, your doctor lifts the Barrett’s tissue, injects a solution underneath or applies suction to the tissue, and then cuts the tissue off. The doctor then removes the tissue with an endoscope; many of the doctors prefer surgery because this is having very less complications.

  • Barretts esophagus

    Oesophageal cancer is the 13th most common cancer in the UK (2011), accounting for 3% of all new cases. In males it is the 8th most common cancer (3% of male total), whilst it is the 14th most common in females (2%). In 2011, there were 8,332 new cases of oesophageal cancer in the UK: 5,582 (67%) in men and 2,750 (33%) in women, giving a male:female ratio of around 2:1. The crude incidence rate Open a glossary item shows that there are 18 new oesophageal cancer cases for every 100,000 males in the UK, and 9 for every 100,000 females.

 

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