esophagitis


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e·soph·a·gi·tis

 (ĭ-sŏf′ə-jī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the esophagus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.esophagitis - inflammation of the esophagus; often caused by gastroesophageal reflux
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
esofagitida

e·soph·a·gi·tis

n. esofagitis, infl. del esófago.

esophagitis

n esofagitis f; erosive — esofagitis erosiva; reflux — esofagitis por reflujo
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Japan s recent shift towards a western diet and lowered incidence of helicobacter pylori infection have resulted in increased levels of acid secretion and reflux esophagitis sufferers are thought to be on the rise.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) are the 2 most common nonneoplastic esophageal conditions that may require endoscopic examination in both children and adults.
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The move further bolsters the biotech company's gastrointestinal (GI) and rare disease portfolios with a Phase III-ready treatment namely the purchased company's Oral Budesonide Suspension (OBS) to treat addolescents and adults with eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE).
Reflux esophagitis, the most common inflammatory condition involving the esophagus, is most often manifested on double-contrast studies by a finely nodular or granular appearance caused by edema and inflammation of the mucosa.
Topical steroid therapy improved some indicators of mucosal integrity in patients with eosinophilic esophagitis, but proton pump inhibitor therapy did not, two studies showed.
In addition, in December 2010, Eisai received approval in Japan for additional twice-daily 10 mg and twice-daily 20 mg dosage and administration of Pariet for treatment of patients with reflux esophagitis who are unable to obtain satisfactory relief with conventional proton pump inhibitor treatment.
In the present article, we describe severe fatal diphtheritic pharyngitis and esophagitis caused by Streptoeara incognita in 3 female mute swans (Cygnus olor) in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Eosinophilic esophagitis (EE) is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the esophagus characterized by eosinophilic infiltration of the esophageal epithelium.
In addition to these diseases and to acute necrotizing esophagitis and malignant melanoma, we would like to add "intraepithelial hemorrhage of the esophagus" as a differential diagnosis of black esophagus.
Eozinofilik Ozofajit/Eosinophilic esophagitis nofil arasinda degisiklikler gosterebilmektedir (33).