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...
- Barrett's esophagus in Latinos undergoing endoscopy for gastroesophageal reflux disease symptomsK Keyashian
Division of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases Department of Pathology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Dis Esophagus 26:44-9. 2013..In addition to established risk factors, diabetes was associated with Barrett's esophagus...