Radiofrequency of Barrett's esophagus (BE)
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jul 2012;12(07). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/lt03enlepilliez001
Radiofrequency ablation of the entire metaplastic mucosa is recommended after the resection of neoplastic lesions with a curative intent (to avoid recurrences) or as first-line treatment in case of dysplasia without visible lesion. In this key lecture, Dr. Lepilliez presents technical aspects, indications and contraindications related to this technique.