Eosinophilic oesophagitis is a common cause of oesophageal food bolus obstruction but is often missed because of a low biopsy rate, an Australian study has found. A retrospective review of medical records for 123 adults who underwent endoscopy after presenting to a NSW emergency department with oesophageal food bolus obstruction found that eosinophilic oesophagitis accounted ...
Eosinophilic oesophagitis the main cause of food bolus obstruction
By Michael Woodhead
14 Aug 2019