Barrett's Esophagus or Barrett's oesophagus, also can be called Barrett syndrome or columnar epithelium lined lower oesophagus (CELLO). It is the abnormal change in the lower area of esophagus characterized by replacement of tissue similar to the intestinal lining. People having long-term gastroesophageal reflux may have the risk of Barrett's esophagus. This disorder is associated with increased risk of developing esophageal cancer.
Heartburn that persist
Difficulty in swallowing food
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor if you have chest pain, blood vomits or change in color of stools. Early diagnosis and treatment is required.