Barrett’s esophagus is a condition where the inner lining of the esophagus changes (metaplasia) to resemble the intestinal lining. It predisposes the patient to esophageal adenocarcinoma, one of the deadly types of cancer.
Chronic irritation from the reflux of contents of the stomach and intestine back to the esophagus.
History of long-standing gastroesophageal reflux.
A burning sensation in the chest called heart
Pain under the sternum, point of esophagus meeting stomach
Weight loss due to less eating (eating is painful)
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