* Not a rare disease
Other Names for this Disease
- Barrett esophagus
- Barrett ulcer
- Chronic peptic ulcer and esophagitis syndrome
- Columnar-like esophagus
- Esophagitis-peptic ulcer
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- Finding Treatment Information - A video developed by GARD Information Specialists that explains how you can find information about treatment for a rare disease.
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|Generic Name||Porfimer sodium|
The FDA has approved this product to be used in this manner.
|For the ablation of high-grade dysplasia in Barrett's esophagus patients who do not undergo esophagectomy|
|More Information about this product||Drug Information Portal|