P T Chandrasoma
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Distribution and significance of epithelial types in columnar-lined esophagusP T Chandrasoma
Departments of Surgical Pathology and Foregut Surgery, Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Am J Surg Pathol 25:1188-93. 2001..Recognition of these changes permits the development of morphologic definitions of reflux disease and the characterization of the sequence of epithelial changes that represent the reflux-adenocarcinoma sequence...
- The gene expression profile of cardia intestinal metaplasia is similar to that of Barrett's esophagus, not gastric intestinal metaplasiaD S Oh
Department of Surgery, University of Southern California Response Genetics Inc, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
Dis Esophagus 24:516-22. 2011..The indistinguishable gene expression profile of CIM and BE suggests that they may share a common etiology in the majority of patients with a similar biology, and calls into question the perception that CIM is an innocuous process...
- Cdx-2 expression in squamous and metaplastic columnar epithelia of the esophagusD Vallbohmer
Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 90033, USA
Dis Esophagus 19:260-6. 2006..Therefore, Cdx-2 may be a potential biomarker to detect the early transition to Barrett's esophagus...