Pediatric patients experience higher eosinophilic esophagitis endoscopic findings

Pediatric patients experience higher eosinophilic esophagitis endoscopic findings

Compared with adult patients who more frequently experienced delayed eosinophilic esophagitis diagnosis, pediatric patients had higher endoscopic findings of the disease with increased eosinophils detected during esophageal biopsy.“Incidence and prevalence of EoE has sharply increased in the last few years. Currently, EoE is the most frequent eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorder with a diagnosis peak for patients between 20 and 40 years old,” Emilio Jose Laserna-Mendieta, PhD, MSc, of the department of gastroenterology at the Hospital General de Tomelloso in Tomelloso, Spain,Read More

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