Esophagus
Nonneoplastic disorders
Enteryx polymer

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 15 January 2018, last major update November 2012

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PubMed Search: Enteryx polymer esophagus

Cite this page: Weisenberg, E. Enteryx polymer. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/esophagusenteryx.html. Accessed June 22nd, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Injectable polymer deposited into esophageal muscularis propria to treat reflux esophagitis (Gastrointest Endosc 2006;63:468) and reduce use of proton pump inhibitors
  • Now withdrawn due to safety concerns
Case reports