Barrett's Esophagus: How pathologists "Rule Out Dysplasia"

Pathologists receive a hefty number of biopsies from the esophagus with nothing more than, "Barrett's esophagus; rule out dysplasia" provided in the clinical history. In this post, I will go through the process pathologists use to fulfill this "simple request" from the clinician.

Making a Diagnosis of Barrett's Esophagus

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