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Esophagitis and Esophageal Disease

  • Martin H. Floch
Part of the Topics in Gastroenterology book series (TGEN)

Abstract

Acute esophagitis is a rare disorder due either to irritating agents or viral inflammation. The course may vary from a few days’ duration in viral inflammation to one of life-long treatment after a caustic burn.

Keywords

Tomato Juice Esophageal Disease Soft Food Nasogastric Tube Feeding Acute Esophagitis 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Martin H. Floch
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Yale University School of MedicineUSA
  2. 2.Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology and NutritionNorwalk HospitalUSA

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