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If barretts esophagus is precancerous how do they detect when it become cancer?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
7 doctors agree
In brief: EGD with biopsies
Serial egd with random 4-quad biopsies.

In brief: EGD with biopsies
Serial egd with random 4-quad biopsies.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
6 doctors agree
In brief: Upper endoscopy
Serial upper endoscopy is needed to follow up baretts esophagus as it can develop into esophageal cancer.
If there is any significant change or growth on those serial egd- a biopsy will be done to confirm/ rule out cancer.

In brief: Upper endoscopy
Serial upper endoscopy is needed to follow up baretts esophagus as it can develop into esophageal cancer.
If there is any significant change or growth on those serial egd- a biopsy will be done to confirm/ rule out cancer.
Dr. Liawaty Ho
Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: EGD
By doing biopsy while doing egd (scope you throat and stomach).

In brief: EGD
By doing biopsy while doing egd (scope you throat and stomach).
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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