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Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2013 Oct;1300:110-8. doi: 10.1111/nyas.12243.

Causes, evaluation, and consequences of eosinophilic esophagitis.

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Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York.

Abstract

This paper presents commentaries on whether eosinophilic esophagitis is a food allergy; inflammation in the context of eosinophilic esophagitis; whether eosinophilic esophagitis a cause of noncardiac chest pain; the role of endoscopy in the evaluation of eosinophilic esophagitis; and whether response to proton pump inhibitor therapy can distinguish eosinophilic esophagitis from gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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GERD; PPI; eosinophilic esophagitis; food allergies; noncardiac chest pain

PMID:
24117638
DOI:
10.1111/nyas.12243
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