reflux esophagitis

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reflux esophagitis

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Healing and relapse of severe peptic esophagitis after treatment with omeprazole.
Some 37% of patients with peptic esophagitis will experience dysphagia, and most patients with reflux-induced dysphagia (83 %) will improve after 4 weeks of PPI therapy.
In 1935, Winkelstein first described peptic esophagitis in adults.