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Squamous papilloma of the esophagus: a case report and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3277396     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
A case of squamous cell papilloma of the esophagus in a 70-yr-old white woman is reported. The literature is reviewed, summarized, and tabulated. This study found that the average age of a person with a squamous cell papilloma of the esophagus was 51.5 yr, with an associated male:female ratio of 1.8:1 (39M:22F). Additionally, most squamous papillomas were single (52) rather than multiple (9), most were located in the distal one-third of the esophagus (41), and symptoms at presentation were diverse, although epigastric pain was the chief complaint in 27 patients.
M Quitadamo; J Benson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The American journal of gastroenterology     Volume:  83     ISSN:  0002-9270     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Gastroenterol.     Publication Date:  1988 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-03-02     Completed Date:  1988-03-02     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0421030     Medline TA:  Am J Gastroenterol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  194-201     Citation Subset:  IM    
Section of Gastroenterology, St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut.
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MeSH Terms
Esophageal Neoplasms* / diagnosis,  epidemiology,  pathology
Middle Aged
Papilloma* / diagnosis,  epidemiology,  pathology

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