TITLE

Does a few bad apples make for a rotten barrel of Barrett’s esophagus?: May A, Gossner L, Pech O, et al.Local endoscopic therapy for intraepithelial high-grade neoplasia and early adenocarcinoma in Barrett’s oesophagus: Acute-phase and

AUTHOR(S)
Wang, Kenneth
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Jul2003, Vol. 98 Issue 7, p1649
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
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10234264

 

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