Barrett's Esophagus News and Research

Latest Barrett's Esophagus News and Research

Evolutionary biology research predicts precancerous tumors

Evolutionary biology research predicts precancerous tumors

Photodynamic therapy may be an effective treatment for infections of the oral cavity

Photodynamic therapy may be an effective treatment for infections of the oral cavity

Novel device uses light to probe for early signs of cancer

Novel device uses light to probe for early signs of cancer

Aspirin and ibuprofen may significantly reduce the risk of esophageal cancer among people with Barrett's esophagus

Aspirin and ibuprofen may significantly reduce the risk of esophageal cancer among people with Barrett's esophagus

Chromosomes in the nucleus of the cell carry the material of heredity, or genes

Chromosomes in the nucleus of the cell carry the material of heredity, or genes

Protein that protects the body from tissue damage also increases the risk of tumors

Protein that protects the body from tissue damage also increases the risk of tumors

Patients with cancer of the esophagus benefit from new technique developed by OHSU surgeons

Patients with cancer of the esophagus benefit from new technique developed by OHSU surgeons

Pillcam enables Jefferson Physicians to diagnose diseases of esophagus without using endoscope

Pillcam enables Jefferson Physicians to diagnose diseases of esophagus without using endoscope

New camera-in-a-pill helps diagnose and evaluate diseases of the esophagus

New camera-in-a-pill helps diagnose and evaluate diseases of the esophagus

Patients can now swallow pill-sized, disposable cameras to help diagnose diseases of the esophagus

Patients can now swallow pill-sized, disposable cameras to help diagnose diseases of the esophagus

Esophageal capsule is convenient, safe and sensitive for visualization of esophageal disorders

Esophageal capsule is convenient, safe and sensitive for visualization of esophageal disorders

Bacteria Live in the Esophagus!

Bacteria Live in the Esophagus!