Barrett's esophagus complicating scleroderma
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- Agha, F.P. & Dabich, L. Gastrointest Radiol (1985) 10: 325. doi:10.1007/BF01893122
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Two patients with scleroderma whose esophageal involvement was associated with longstanding reflux esophagitis were found to also have Barrett's esophagus. Since Barrett's esophagus is a premalignant condition, these patients with scleroderma should be considered at high risk for the development of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus.