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Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Liacouras, Chris A., Markowitz, Jonathan E. (Eds.)

2012, XVI, 428 p.

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  • Written by experts in the field
  • Emphasis on clinical applications and treatment
  • Includes the most up to date information

This volume provides a history of Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), a basic understanding of the physiology of the eosinophil, and a current understanding of the pathophysiology and genetics of EoE. The emphasis is on clinical applications including presenting symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for patients with EoE. Written by both pediatric and adult experts in the fields of gastroenterology, allergy and pathology, this volume includes the most up to date information.

Providing practical information useful in the treatment of patients, this book will be of great value to gastroenterologists, allergists, pathologists, medical residents, fellows, internists, and general practitioners who treat patients with eosinophilic esophagitis.

 

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Eosinophil - Esophageal Fibrosis - Mast Cells and EoE - Pathophysiology of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

Related subjects » Internal Medicine - Medicine - Pathology - Pediatrics

Table of contents 

    Preface

    Contributors

    1.A History of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Chris A. Liacouras and Jonathan E. Markowitz

    2. Epidemiology, Incidence, and Prevalence of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children

    Richard J Noel

    3. Epidemiology of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adults

    Peter Hruz and Alex Straumann

    4.Eosinophil Biology in the Pathogenesis of Eosinophilic Disorders

    Steven J Ackerman

    5.Role of Lymphocytes and Mast Cells in Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Mirna Chehade and Hugh A. Sampson

    6.Esophageal Remodeling in Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Seema S Aceves and Louanne M Tourangeau

    7.The Genetic Basis of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Marc E. Rothernberg and Joseph D. Sherrill

    8.Relationships Between Eosinophilic Esophagitis and Eosinophilic Gastroenteritits

    Dan Atkins and Glenn T. Furuta

    9. Clinical Manifestations of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children

    Philip E. Putnam

    10. Clinical  Presentation of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adults

    Nirmala Gonsalves

    11.Relationship of Eosinophilic Esophagitis to Gastroesophageal Reflux

    Edair Cheng, Harland S. Winter, and Stuart Spechler

    12. Radiographic Diagnosis of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    David A Katzka and Marc S. Levine

    13.Endoscopic Features of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Gary Falk and David Leiman

    14.Histologic Features of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Margaret H Collins

    15. Complications Associated with Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Steven A. Attwood and Glenn Furuta

    16. IgE and Non-IgE Mediated Food Allergy

    Scott Sicherer, MD

    17.Allergic and Atopic Features of Children with Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Janet Beausoleil and Terri Brown-Whitehorn

    18. Atopic and Allergic Features of Adults with Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Katherine N Cahill and Javed Sheikh

    19.Allergy Testing in Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Antonella Cianferoni and Jonathan Spergel

    20.Esophageal Dilation for Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Matthew Bohm and Joel E. Richter

    21. Systemic Steroid Therapy of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children

    Luigi Dall’Oglio and Paola De Angelis

    22. Medical Treatment for Pediatric Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    James P. Franciosi

    23.Corticosteroid Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Adults

    Amindra S. Arora and Karthik Ravi

    24.Dietary Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Amir F Kagalwalla and Sally Ritz

    25.Nutritional Management of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Pediatric Patients

    Mimi Girten, Elizabeth Goldberg, and Michele Shuker

    26.Oral Tolerance and Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    A. Wesley Burks and Pooja Varshney

    27. Treatment of Eosinophilic Esophagitis with Biological Agents

    Gerald J Gleich, W. Daniel Jackson, Molly A. O’Gorman, Kathryn Peterson

    28.Feeding Disorders and Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Colleen Lukens and Asim Maqbool

    29.Psychological Perspectives on Pediatric Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Mary Klinnert

    30.Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Treatment Approach in Adults

    Ikuo Hirano

    31.Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Treatment Approach in Children

    Chris A Liacouras and Jonathan E. Markowitz

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