How is inflammatory bowel disease esophagitis treated?

Updated: May 02, 2019
  • Author: Deepika Devuni, MBBS; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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Esophagitis associated with inflammatory bowel disease is treated by means of corticosteroid therapy for inflammatory lesions and dilation for strictures. Surgery may be needed to treat fistulas and strictures.


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