All publications of “Erica Rodrigues Mariano de Almeida Rezende”

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Esophageal eosinophilia in pediatric patients with cerebral palsy

Ana Carolina Ramos de Nápolis, Flavia Araujo Alves, Erica Rodrigues Mariano de Almeida Rezende, Gesmar Rodrigues Silva Segundo

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3266

ABSTRACTObjective:To describe the clinical picture, test results, and clinical evolution of patients with cerebral palsy associated with diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis, monitored at tertiary centre.Methods:Cross-sectional, retrospective and descriptive study that evaluated the medical records data of pediatric patients with diagnosis of cerebral palsy and eosinophilic esophagitis in a tertiary center of pediatric gastroenterology between August 2005 and August 2013.Results:Seven out of 131 patients with cerebral palsy had the diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis. The mean age at diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis […]