Cryoballoon ablation safe, effective for neoplastic Barrett’s esophagus

Cryoballoon ablation was safe and effective in patients with neoplastic Barrett’s esophagus, according to a study published in the American Journal of Gastroenterology.“[In] this large multicenter single-arm prospective clinical trial of [cryoballoon (CBA)] in patients with previously unablated neoplastic BE, with or without previous [endoscopic mucosal resection], CBA-induced eradication of dysplasia in over three-fourths of patients, with good safety and excellent patient tolerability,” Marcia Irene Canto, MD, MHS, from the department of medicine at Johns Hopkins MedicalRead More

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