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Swallowable device detects pre-cancerous Barrett's esophagus - Healio



Swallowable device detects pre-cancerous Barrett's esophagus 
Healio
Researchers have developed a test for early detection of an esophageal adenocarcinoma precursor lesion that uses a swallowable balloon to collect DNA samples from the bottom of the esophagus, according to a report published in Science Translation ...

 


Quick Test Could Spot Precursor to Esophageal Cancer | Health Care - U.S. News & World Report



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Quick Test Could Spot Precursor to Esophageal Cancer | Health Care 
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Researchers develop swallowable test to detect pre-cancerous Barrett's esophagus - Medical Xpress



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Researchers develop swallowable test to detect pre-cancerous Barrett's esophagus 
Medical Xpress
The swallowable balloon device was developed by Case Western Reserve School of Medicine faculty and University Hospitals physicians Amitabh Chak, MD (Professor of Medicine and head of the NIH-Case Barrett's Esophagus Translational Research Network ...

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HEALTH MATTERS: Catching Barrett's esophagus early can help prevent cancer - centraljersey.com



HEALTH MATTERS: Catching Barrett's esophagus early can help prevent cancer 
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But when acid reflux is frequent or chronic, it can contribute to more serious digestive disorders such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and Barrett's esophagus. At University Medical Center of Princeton's Center for Digestive Health, patients ...
Barrett's Esophagus Ablation Device Market Size, Share Analysis by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application to ... MilTech

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Age, sex, smoking among factors that predict progression of Barrett's esophagus - Healio



Age, sex, smoking among factors that predict progression of Barrett's esophagus 
Healio
Older age, male sex, smoking, longer Barrett's esophagus segment and low-grade dysplasia all predicted progression of Barrett's esophagus, according to the results of a recent systematic review and meta-analysis. Investigators noted that patients with ...

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Stepwise radical endoscopic resection shows long-term benefits in early Barrett's neoplasia - Healio



Stepwise radical endoscopic resection shows long-term benefits in early Barrett's neoplasia 
Healio
Patients who underwent successful stepwise radical endoscopic resection for Barrett's esophagus with early neoplasia showed durable benefits through 6 years of follow-up, according to new research published in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. ?Stepwise ...

 


New Screening To Prevent Esophageal Cancer Shows Encouraging Results - CBS Detroit



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New Screening To Prevent Esophageal Cancer Shows Encouraging Results 
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DETROIT (WWJ) ? While some cancer rates have fallen over the years, esophageal cancers are on the rise ? and while they have a high death rate ? there is encouraging news in the field of cancer prevention. Now researchers hope that a new screening ...

 


Is Barrett's Esophagus Treatable? - Reports Healthcare



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Is Barrett's Esophagus Treatable? 
Reports Healthcare
An endoscope enables your specialist to see within your esophagus. Your specialist will check to ensure that your esophagus looks pink and sparkling. Individuals who have Barrett's esophagus frequently have an esophagus that looks red and smooth. Your ...

 


Barrett's Esophagus- What Do You Need To Know About It? - Reports Healthcare



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Barrett's Esophagus- What Do You Need To Know About It? 
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The exact cause of Barrett's esophagus is not properly known but many researchers have linked with gastrointestinal reflux (GERD). GERD occurs when the muscles at the bottom of the esophagus do not work properly. These muscles are called sphincters as ...

 


These 4 factors contribute to Barrett's esophagus progression - Becker's ASC Review



These 4 factors contribute to Barrett's esophagus progression 
Becker's ASC Review
A study, published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, identified the factors associated with Barrett's esophagus progression without dysplasia or Barrett's esophagus with low-grade dysplasia. Study authors performed a systematic review of ...