Which histologic findings are characteristic of esophagitis?

Updated: May 02, 2019
  • Author: Deepika Devuni, MBBS; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Histologic findings of esophagitis vary according to the etiology. For example, fungal and viral infections occur at differing locations in esophagitis-associated ulcers (see the image below). [1]

Esophagitis. Location of fungal and viral infectio Esophagitis. Location of fungal and viral infections in ulcers.

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