Treatment

► If unsuccessful: fundoplication

► Treatment of complications (see p. 157, 172)

Fig. 3.23 Types of lesion that can occur in reflux esophagitis a Mild, circumscribed erythema in the b Streaky erythema

Fig. 3.23 Types of lesion that can occur in reflux esophagitis a Mild, circumscribed erythema in the b Streaky erythema

Fig. 3.24 Polyps in reflux esophagitis a Reflux polyp at the boundary between the squamous and columnar epithelium

d Ulceration c Erosion ■ 68

d Ulceration

Fig. 3.24 Polyps in reflux esophagitis a Reflux polyp at the boundary between the squamous and columnar epithelium

b Reflux polyp

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