Non-Dysplastic Barrett’s Esophagus

Barrett’s esophagus is a change that occurs in the lining of the esophagus in response to chronic acid injury. About 10% of patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), develop Barrett’s esophagus. When Barrett’s esophagus develops, the inner layer of tissue in the esophagus transforms from normal tissue (called squamous cell epithelium) into tissue that looks [...]