Scientific Publications

Categorized: Gastroenterology, Peer-Reviewed

Healthcare Cost of Over-Diagnosis of Low-Grade Dysplasia in Barrett’s Esophagus

Published online by Advances in Therapy, 2016. Authors: Richard H. Lash, Thomas M. Deas, Jr., Frank H. Wians, Jr.

Published reports have demonstrated that many Barrett’s esophagus patients are over-diagnosed as low-grade dysplasia (BE-LGD). We performed an analysis of the surveillance and treatment costs associated with the over-diagnosis of BE-LGD.

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