Which studies may be helpful in the diagnosis of esophagitis?

Updated: May 02, 2019
  • Author: Deepika Devuni, MBBS; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Other studies that may be helpful include the following:

  • Blind brush cytology (now, with the availability of EGD, less commonly used)
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • Troponin or other cardiac markers (if acute coronary syndrome is being considered)

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