TITLE

Barrett's oesophagus: epidemiology comes up with a surprise

AUTHOR(S)
Heading, R.C.
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Gut;Aug2003, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p1079
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the epidemiology of Barrett's esophagus. Increase of the risk of esophageal carcinoma; Mortality associated with Barrett's esophagus; Reduction of approximately 50% in the risk of death from stroke in Barrett's esophagus.
ACCESSION #
11097181

 

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