Esophageal lesion lined with columnar metaplastic epithelium which is flat or villiform. Barrett epithelium is characterized by two different types of cells: goblet cells and columnar cells. The symptomatology of Barrett esophagus is that of gastro-esophageal reflux. It is the precursor of most esophageal adenocarcinomas. (WHO) [ NCIT:C2891 ]

Synonyms: Barrett's ulcer of esophagus BE Barrett esophagus columnar-lined esophagus (ulcerative esophagitis) or (Barrett's esophagus) Barrett's esophagus (disorder) Barrett's esophagus with esophagitis (disorder) Barretts Esophagus Esophagus, Barrett Barrett's esophagus Barrett Esophagus Barrett's esophagus (disorder) [Ambiguous] Syndrome, Barrett's Barrett's ulcer of esophagus (disorder) Barrett's esophagus with esophagitis Barrett Syndrome Syndrome, Barrett Barretts syndrome cello columnar epithelial-lined Lower esophagus Epithelium, Barrett Barrett's oesophagus Esophagus, Barrett's ulcerative esophagitis Barrett's Syndrome CLE Barrett Epithelium

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http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/Orphanet_1232

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/196603007

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/155679007

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/235597001

http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0004763

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/302914006

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/76355008

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http://identifiers.org/mesh/D001471

http://identifiers.org/omim/614266

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_9206

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/196609006

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C2891

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Barrett metaplasia

adenocarcinoma of esophagus

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EFO:0000280

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James Malone

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