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Esophagus
Non-neoplastic disorders
Varices

Reviewer: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 14 June 2013, last major update December 2012
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General
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Clinical features
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Gross images
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Linear, dark blue, submucosal dilated veins

Linear, dark blue, submucosal dilated veins

Partially thrombosed after sclerotherapy

Micro images
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Focal rupture

Inflamed varix

Virtual slides
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Ruptured varices

Differential diagnosis hematemesis
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End of Esophagus > Non-neoplastic disorders > Varices


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