What is the endoscopic incidence of stenosis related to reflux and what is the incidence of recurrences of reflux stenosis?

  • W. S. Payne
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J. R. Bennett of Hull, England [1] has suggested an incidence of between 20 and 40 new strictures per year per million population in the United Kingdom.


Esophageal Stenosis Antireflux Procedure Benign Esophageal Stricture Dilation Therapy Esophageal Endoscopy 
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  • W. S. Payne
    • 1
  1. 1.RochesterUSA

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