Barrett's Esophagus

Barrett's esophagus is the condition in which the cells lining the esophagus change abnormally, increasing the risk of cancer. Barrett’s esophagus does not cause symptoms a patient can feel, though chronic heartburn can contribute to its development.



Barrett's Esophagus
March 5, 2014

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The AGA/Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement/National Committee for Quality Assurance GERD physician performance measure set includes a measure for Barrett's esophagus.

Measure #3: Biopsy for Barrett's Esophagus

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