Resources for health professionals

Esophageal atresia: metaplasia, Barrett

30 May 2013

Barrett’s esophagus is characterized by the replacement of squamous epithelium by columnar epithelium that is intestinal metaplasia-positive or -negative in the distal esophagus. Gastroesophageal reflux disease, which is frequent and prolonged in esophageal atresia, probably plays a major role in the […] LEARN MORE

INoEA : an international network on EA

06 March 2013

In February 2013, an International network on esophageal atresia  (INoEA) was set up by health professionals and researchers working on esophageal atresia. http://www.inoea.org/ Rationale: EA is a rare disease and therefore requires large cohorts from different centres/countries to make progress […] LEARN MORE