Can the ectopic epithelium regress after antireflux surgery?

  • A. E. Badaloni
  • A. H. Hölscher
  • K. Jeyasingham
Conference paper

Abstract

The reversibility of the metaplasia is implicit in the definition made by Robbins and Cotran, mentioned by Pope II [2]: “in an epithelium metaplasia is a reversible change in which one adult cell type is replaced by another cell type”.

Keywords

Adenocarcinoma Iodine Peri Esophagitis Aires 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. E. Badaloni
    • 1
  • A. H. Hölscher
    • 2
  • K. Jeyasingham
    • 3
  1. 1.Buenos AiresArgentina
  2. 2.MunichGermany
  3. 3.BristolUK

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