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'Cell of origin' for Barrett's esophagus identified - Medical News Today



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'Cell of origin' for Barrett's esophagus identified 
Medical News Today
In Barrett's esophagus, some of the tissue that lines the esophagus, or the tube that carries food from the mouth to the stomach, changes into tissue that is more like that which lines the intestines. This can be felt as heartburn and difficulty ...
Barrett's Esophagus Treatment Market Size, Analysis, and Forecast Report -2025 Latest Market Reports By Abhishek Budholiya (press release) (blog)

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Electronic Nose Promising for Barrett's Esophagus Detection - MedPage Today



Electronic Nose Promising for Barrett's Esophagus Detection 
MedPage Today
In a study comparing breath samples from patients with untreated Barrett's esophagus and those without Barrett's esophagus undergoing endoscopy for other reasons, a predictive model found that the sensitivity of the test was 89%, specificity was 71%, ...

 


New studies provide insight into treatments for Barrett's esophagus - News-Medical.net



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New studies provide insight into treatments for Barrett's esophagus 
News-Medical.net
The October issue of GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy features several new studies evaluating various treatments for Barrett's esophagus (BE). Two of these studies are highlighted below. BE is a condition in which there are unusual changes to the cells ...

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Esophageal cancer in first-degree relative increases Barrett's risk - Healio



Esophageal cancer in first-degree relative increases Barrett's risk 
Healio
While it is well-known that esophageal adenocarcinoma is a common complication of Barrett's esophagus, the significance of family history of esophageal adenocarcinoma in disease progression among patients with Barrett's esophagus is not well-known.

 


Vaccines are recommended for patients with no spleen - Sarasota Herald-Tribune



Vaccines are recommended for patients with no spleen 
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Dear Dr. Roach: I had surgery last year to remove my spleen and three-fourths of my pancreas. I had numerous vaccines before and after the surgery. Now I've ...

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Interpace Diagnostics Presents Important Data at the World ... - GlobeNewswire (press release)



Interpace Diagnostics Presents Important Data at the World ... 
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PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Interpace Diagnostics Group (NASDAQ:IDXG), a fully integrated commercial company that provides ...

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Study finds no link between PPI use and bone fractures in patients ... - News-Medical.net



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Study finds no link between PPI use and bone fractures in patients ... 
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Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs)?medications commonly used to treat heartburn, acid reflux, and ulcers?have been linked with potentially serious side effects ...

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Esophageal cancer 'cell of origin' identified - Medical Xpress - Medical Xpress



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Esophageal cancer 'cell of origin' identified - Medical Xpress 
Medical Xpress
Arrows point to a population of unique basal progenitor cells (p63+ KRT7+ Claudin18-) located at the equivalent of the gastroesophageal junction in a mouse ...

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New Clinical Data Presented at the World Congress of ... - Business Wire (press release)



New Clinical Data Presented at the World Congress of ... 
Business Wire (press release)
BEDFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NinePoint Medical, Inc., a transformative medical device company pioneering the use of Optical Coherence Tomography ...

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CSA Medical Announces First Patient Treatment with truFreezeŽ System, New Rapid AV Spray Catheter - PR Newswire (press release)



CSA Medical Announces First Patient Treatment with truFreezeŽ System, New Rapid AV Spray Catheter 
PR Newswire (press release)
The truFreeze System is indicated for use as a cryosurgical tool in the fields of dermatology, gynecology, and general surgery, to ablate benign (e.g. Barrett's Esophagus with high grade dysplasia and/or low grade dysplasia) and malignant lesions. Dr ...

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