Obstructing esophageal polyp with eosinophilic infiltration. So-called eosinophilic granuloma

Paul M. Leand, Gordon F. Murray, George D. Zuidema, William M. Shelley

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1. 1. Benign polyps of the distal esophagus, if untreated, may be fatal. 2. 2. Thoracotomy with simple excision is curative and carries a low mortality. 3. 3. This report describes the unique occurrence of a polypoid eosinophilic granuloma partially obstructing the distal esophagus.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)93-96
Number of pages4
JournalThe American Journal of Surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jul 1968


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  • Surgery

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