Race and gender are associated with differential features of EoE

Wednesday 16 September 2015

Clinical and endoscopic features of eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) differ, not only between children and adults, but among racial backgrounds and genders.

Fluticasone Propionate treatment improves functional esophageal mucosal integrity in EoE

Wednesday 2 September 2015

Fluticasone propionate treatment improves the esophageal mucosal barrier integrity, with increased expression of desmoglein-1 and filaggrin while decreasing inflammation.

Can EoE be accurately predicted without mucosal biopsies?

Thursday 27 August 2015

A new set of clinical (younger age, male sex, dysphagia, food allergy) and endoscopic (rings, furrows, plaques, and lack of hiatal hernia) features were highly predictive of EoE, with no need of esophageal biopies.

Escalating Incidence of EoE in Canton of Vaud, Switzerland, 1993 to 2013

Wednesday 26 August 2015

The incidence and cumulative prevalence of EoE in Canton of Vaud, Switzerland, has rapidly increased in the past ten years.